Hempstead has a general population of 56,554 and an overall student population of 13,507. Approximately 12,068 of Hempstead's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Hempstead's largest computer engineering school is Hofstra University. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 2 students from its computer engineering program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a computer engineering degree in Hempstead. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,130 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for computer engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
If you plan on staying in Hempstead after graduating from computer engineering school, you should know that job prospects for computer engineers in Hempstead, which is the most popular computer engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 computer engineers in New York were working in the greater Hempstead area. The number of computer engineers in Hempstead is expected to decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.