Austin has a total population of 23,314 and a student population of 3,867. Of these students, 3,867 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Of the 1 computer programming schools in Austin, the largest computer programming school, by student population, is Riverland Community College. In 2010, Riverland Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in computer programming.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a computer programming degree from one of Austin's computer programming schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,178 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for computer programming related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Austin after graduating from computer programming school, you should know that job prospects for computer programmers in Austin, which is the most popular computer programming profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of computer programmers in Austin will decrease by -15% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer programmers.