Philippi has a total population of 2,870 and a student population of 711. Of these students, 711 are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Philippi's largest computer science school is Alderson Broaddus College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Alderson Broaddus College with credentials in computer science.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a computer science degree from one of Philippi's computer science schools. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Philippi, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,654.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,002 per year, on average, for room and board at Philippi-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,974.
Many computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Philippi, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 700 computer science professionals in West Virginia, 70 were working in the greater Philippi area. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Philippi. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Philippi is $72,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.