With an overall population of 18,813 and a student population of 1,232, approximately 1,232 of Brownwood students attend one of Brownwood's schools that offer computer science programs.
Brownwood's largest computer science school is Howard Payne University. In 2010, Howard Payne University graduated approximately 0 students from its computer science program.
If you decide to attend a computer science school in Brownwood, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,650.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,587 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Brownwood, your job prospects are good. There were 18,890 computer science professionals working in Texas and 70 working in the greater Brownwood area in 2010. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Brownwood will increase by 17% 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 Brownwood is $78,980 per year, which is lower than the average for computer science professionals state-wide.