Spartanburg, SC (population: 40,665) has four computer science schools within its city limits. Wofford College, the highest ranked school in the city with a computer science program, has a total student population of 1,468. It is the 132nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of South Carolina (#1 is Clemson University). To learn more about computer science programs in Spartanburg, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer science professors at Wofford College such as Boyce Lawton, Angela Shiflet, Joseph Sloan, and David Sykes.
Computer Science students from Spartanburg 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.
Spartanburg lies in Spartanburg county, which is one of the 27 counties in South Carolina. Overall, the Spartanburg area has 116,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $18.41/hr average worker wage, and a $38,300 average annual salary.
Of the 4 computer science schools in Spartanburg, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wofford College comes out as the most expensive ($23,218/yr) for computer science students, with Spartanburg Community College as the lowest, reported at only $7,398/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Spartanburg|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||51.0 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||84.6 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||84.7 miles|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||99.5 miles|