Hawaii contains eleven schools that offer computer science programs. University of Hawaii at Manoa, the highest-ranking computer science school in HI, has a total student population of 20,435 and is the 282nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 computer science schools in Hawaii, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,566/yr), with Leeward Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,998/yr.
Computer Science students from Hawaii 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.
Also, within the computer science schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from computer science, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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