With an overall population of 12,765 and a student population of 9,617, approximately 1,860 of Orangeburg students attend one of Orangeburg's schools that offer computer science programs.
Of the 1 computer science schools in Orangeburg, the largest computer science school, by student population, is Claflin University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Claflin University with credentials in computer science.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a computer science degree from one of Orangeburg's computer science schools. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Orangeburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,666.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Orangeburg-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $6,806 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,766.
If you plan on staying in Orangeburg after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Orangeburg, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 14% in Orangeburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.