Mesquite has a total population of 124,523 and a student population of 12,079. Of these students, 11,944 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
The largest computer programming school in Mesquite, by student population, is Eastfield College. In 2010, Eastfield College graduated approximately 2 students from its computer programming program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in computer programming in Mesquite in 2010. In 2009 tuition at computer programming schools in Mesquite was $1,230 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for computer programming related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in computer programming, if you decide to work as a forensic science technician in Mesquite, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,270 forensic science technicians in Texas. Of these forensic science technicians, 160 were working in the greater Mesquite area. The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Mesquite will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic science technician in Mesquite is $46,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.