Staunton has a general population of 23,853 and an overall student population of 1,820. Approximately 1,782 of Staunton's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Staunton, by student population, is Mary Baldwin College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Computer Science program at Mary Baldwin College.
In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Staunton was $24,585 per year, on average.
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 at one of the Staunton-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Staunton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,730 computer science professionals in Virginia. Of these computer science professionals, 110 were working in the greater Staunton area. The number of computer science professionals in Staunton is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Staunton, you can expect to make an average salary of $102,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.