With an overall population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893, approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti students attend one of Ypsilanti's schools that offer computer science programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest computer science school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. In 2010, Eastern Michigan University graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in computer science.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Ypsilanti in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Ypsilanti's computer science schools was $19,114 per year for instate students and $33,019 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
Many computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 computer science professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Ypsilanti. This anticipated 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 Ypsilanti is $102,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.