Mount Pleasant has a general population of 13,935 and an overall student population of 2,920. Approximately 2,920 of Mount Pleasant's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Mount Pleasant's largest computer programming school is Northeast Texas Community College. In 2010, Northeast Texas Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its computer programming program.
If you decide to attend one of Mount Pleasant's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,874 per year in instate tuition and $12,948 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,130 for computer programming related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Pleasant-based computer programming schools, you will have an added expense of $3,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,074.
Many computer programming graduates choose to work as computer programmers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Pleasant, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of computer programmers in Mount Pleasant will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer programmers.