With an overall population of 48,950 and a student population of 23,668, approximately 22,529 of Harrisburg students attend one of Harrisburg's schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Harrisburg, by student population, is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg graduated approximately 0 students from its computer science program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,480 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Harrisburg.
If you plan on staying in Harrisburg after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Harrisburg, which is the most popular computer science profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 computer science professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Harrisburg area. Harrisburg's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Harrisburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $103,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.