Orange Beach, AL has one computer science school within its city limits. Columbia Southern University has a total student population of 13,321. It is the 5679th highest ranked school in the USA and the 67th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus). To learn more about computer science programs in Orange Beach, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer science professors at Columbia Southern University such as Mithal Ashraf, Scott Chavez, and Robert David.
Computer Science students from Orange Beach schools who go on to become computer science instructors, web developers, computer engineers, software engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 32,240 people working as computer science teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $75,860.
Orange Beach lies in Baldwin county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area has 130,920 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $15.89/hr average worker wage, and a $33,060 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Columbia Southern University ends up costing a student $5,292/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Orange Beach|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||42.4 miles|
|Fort Walton Beach||FL||-||1||18.8268||27||57.8 miles|