Pasadena has a total population of 141,674 and a student population of 27,509. Of these students, 27,011 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Of the 1 computer programming schools in Pasadena, the largest computer programming school, by student population, is San Jacinto Community College. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Computer Programming program at San Jacinto Community College.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in computer programming in Pasadena in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,250 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for computer programming related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in computer programming, if you decide to work as a forensic science technician in Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,270 forensic science technicians in Texas, 310 were working in the greater Pasadena area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 26% in Pasadena. This projected 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 Pasadena is $50,430 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.