With an overall population of 45,049 and a student population of 29,814, approximately 5,401 of Charlottesville students attend one of Charlottesville's schools that offer computer science programs.
Piedmont Virginia Community College is the largest computer science school in Charlottesville, based on student population. In 2010, Piedmont Virginia Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in computer science.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in computer science from computer science schools in Charlottesville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Charlottesville was $2,861 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,026 for computer science related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Charlottesville after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Charlottesville, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. There were 12,730 computer science professionals working in Virginia and 180 working in the greater Charlottesville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 27% in Charlottesville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Charlottesville, you can expect to make an average salary of $105,340 per year. This is higher than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.