With an overall population of 22,469 and a student population of 4,587, approximately 4,587 of Bristol students attend one of Bristol's schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Bristol, by student population, is Roger Williams University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Roger Williams University with credentials in computer science.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in computer science from computer science schools in Bristol in 2010. In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Bristol was $28,700 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bristol-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $12,290 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,650.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Bristol, your job prospects are good. There were 1,140 computer science professionals working in Rhode Island and 1,280 working in the greater Bristol area in 2010. Bristol's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Bristol is $111,380 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.