There are 2 computer science schools in Fairfax, Virginia. Fairfax has a general population of 21,498 and an overall student population of 32,304. Approximately 32,304 of Fairfax's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
George Mason University is the largest computer science school in Fairfax, based on student population. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from George Mason University with credentials in computer science.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in computer science from computer science schools in Fairfax in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fairfax's computer science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,314 per year in instate tuition and $35,298 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,024.
If you plan on staying in Fairfax after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Fairfax, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 computer science professionals in Virginia were working in the greater Fairfax area. The number of computer science professionals in Fairfax is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
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