Muskegon has a general population of 40,105 and an overall student population of 11,438. Approximately 6,132 of Muskegon's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Muskegon, by student population, is Baker College of Muskegon. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Computer Science program at Baker College of Muskegon.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in computer science from computer science schools in Muskegon in 2010. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Muskegon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,020.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Muskegon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,865 per year, on average, for room and board at Muskegon-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,620.
If you plan on staying in Muskegon after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Muskegon, which is the most popular computer science profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 217 computer science professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Muskegon area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Muskegon will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Muskegon is $91,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.