With an overall population of 141,674 and a student population of 27,509, approximately 27,011 of Pasadena students attend one of Pasadena's schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Pasadena, by student population, is San Jacinto Community College. In 2010, San Jacinto Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in computer science.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a computer science degree in Pasadena. 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, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Pasadena.
Many computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 18,890 computer science professionals in Texas, 4,520 were working in the greater Pasadena area. Pasadena's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.