Computer Programming in Arkansas

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Arkansas


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Arkansas students graduate with degrees in computer programming. Thus, Arkansas' 8 computer programming schools put out approximately 30 computer programmers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arkansas that has a computer programming program is Northwest Technical Institute. Northwest Technical Institute, which was ranked 69th in the country in 2010, is located in Springdale. In 2010, no students graduated from Northwest Technical Institute's computer programming program. Students at Northwest Technical Institute paid $2,321 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Arkansas with a computer programming program is ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock, which is located in Little Rock. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. Students at ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock paid $18,048 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Arkansas with a computer programming program is University of Arkansas at Little Rock, which is located in Little Rock. In 2010, it was ranked 84th nationwide. In 2010, 3 students graduated from University of Arkansas at Little Rock computer programming program. Tuition at University of Arkansas at Little Rock was $6,643 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Arkansas computer programming school, average tuition will be $6,630 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,536 per year to $18,048 per year. In 2010, the computer programming schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arkansas were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock - located in Little Rock, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Northwest Arkansas Campus - located in Rogers, students are charged $10,200 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus - located in Little Rock, students are charged $10,200 per year

The computer programming schools in Arkansas that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. North Arkansas College - located in Harrison, students are charged $1,536 per year
  2. Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas - located in De Queen, students are charged $1,780 per year
  3. Ouachita Technical College - located in Malvern, students are charged $2,312 per year

A computer programming degree from an Arkansas school... what next?

Most people who graduate from computer programming school in Arkansas go on to work as a computer programmer. If you decide to work as a computer programmer in Arkansas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 3,680 Arkansas computer programmers as of 2010. In Arkansas, the largest numbers of computer programmers work in the following counties:

  1. Benton County - 2,330 computer programmers
  2. Faulkner County - 880 computer programmers
  3. Crawford County - 100 computer programmers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 4,450 computer programmers will be working in Arkansas state. This would require the number of computer programmers to shrink by -10%.

Salary

On average, computer programmers earn $62,120 per year. The following counties in Arkansas have the highest average salaries for computer programmers:

  1. Benton County - $61,610 per year
  2. Crawford County - $60,610 per year
  3. Clay County - $60,020 per year

A computer programmer in the following counties in Arkansas make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Arkansas County - $54,320 per year
  2. Baxter County - $55,400 per year
  3. Cleburne County - $56,230 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in computer programming. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as computer programming or computer science.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Programming in Arkansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Programming in Arkansas
  • Certificate in Computer Programming in Arkansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,358 miles from location University of Arkansas at Little Rock Little Rock AR 15.6268 n/a 13,132
6,397 miles from location North Arkansas College Harrison AR 13.2509 n/a 2,429
6,385 miles from location Ouachita Technical College Malvern AR 12.3999 n/a 1,610
6,475 miles from location Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas De Queen AR 10.4017 n/a 1,458
6,361 miles from location University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus Little Rock AR 8.22642 n/a 975
6,358 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock Little Rock AR 21.4098 100% 695
6,454 miles from location University of Phoenix-Northwest Arkansas Campus Rogers AR 4.80655 n/a 541
6,455 miles from location Northwest Technical Institute Springdale AR 30.9971 n/a 310
 

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