Computer Science in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Wyoming


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Wyoming receive computer science degrees every year. That means an estimated 21 computer science professionals graduate from Wyoming's 4 computer science schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wyoming that has a computer science program is University of Wyoming. University of Wyoming, which was ranked 68th in the country in 2010, is located in Laramie. In 2010, 18 students graduated from University of Wyoming's computer science program. University of Wyoming charged in-state students $3,927 in tuition fees per year.

Central Wyoming College, which is located in Riverton, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a computer science program. It received a ranking of 80th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Central Wyoming College graduated 0 students from its computer science program. Tuition at Central Wyoming College was $2,136 per year.

The third-ranked school in Wyoming that has a computer science program is Laramie County Community College. Laramie County Community College, which was ranked 85th in the country in 2010, is located in Cheyenne. In 2010, Laramie County Community College graduated 2 students from its computer science programs. The tuition rate at Laramie County Community College was $2,472 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Wyoming computer science school, average tuition will be $2,134 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,136 per year to $3,927 per year. The Wyoming computer science schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Wyoming - located in Laramie, students are charged $3,927 per year
  2. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year
  3. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year

The computer science schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  2. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year
  3. University of Wyoming - located in Laramie, students are charged $3,927 per year

A computer science degree from a Wyoming school... what next?

The largest populations of Wyoming computer science professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Laramie County - 60 computer science professionals
  2. Lincoln County - 30 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 300 computer science professionals will be working in Wyoming. This would require the number of computer science professional to shrink by -1%.

Salary

computer science professionals in Wyoming earn $61,997 per year on average. But, salaries for computer science professional can vary. In 2010, computer science professional made as little as less than $71,200 per year or as much as more than $99,730 per year in Wyoming. Computer science professionals in the following Wyoming counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Lincoln County - $83,550 per year
  2. Laramie County - $81,750 per year

The following counties in Wyoming have the lowest average salaries for computer science professional:

  1. Laramie County - $81,750 per year
  2. Lincoln County - $83,550 per year

On average, the highest paid computer science professionals in Wyoming were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $81,420 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $69,990 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $34,580 per year

On average, the lowest paid computer science professionals in Wyoming were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $69,990 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $34,580 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in computer science and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as information systems or information technology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Science in Wyoming
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Wyoming
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science in Wyoming
  • Doctoral Degree in Computer Science in Wyoming

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,030 miles from location University of Wyoming Laramie WY 32.3209 49% 12,427
6,992 miles from location Laramie County Community College Cheyenne WY 15.0278 n/a 4,905
7,149 miles from location Central Wyoming College Riverton WY 20.2082 n/a 2,330
6,993 miles from location College America-Cheyenne Cheyenne WY 5.82814 n/a 174
 

Curious what studying Computer Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Wyoming

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 170 $81,420 -22.7%
2
Computer Operators + 80 $34,580 -57.9%
3
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 40 $69,990 -42.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are computer science related jobs in Wyoming