With an overall population of 7,556 and a student population of 1,141, approximately 1,141 of Hartsville students attend one of Hartsville's schools that offer computer science programs.
Coker College is the largest computer science school in Hartsville, based on student population. In 2010, Coker College graduated approximately 4 students from its computer science program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a computer science degree from one of Hartsville's computer science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,588 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hartsville-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hartsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 computer science professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Hartsville area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Hartsville will increase by 18% 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 Hartsville is $83,140 per year, which is lower than the average for computer science professionals state-wide.