There are schools offering software engineering degrees in California!
Schools Offering Software Engineering Programs in California
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Each year, approximately 0.1% of California graduates receive degrees in software engineering. That means an estimated 461 software engineers graduate from California's 11 software engineering schools each year.
The top-ranked school in California with a software engineering program is Notre Dame de Namur University, which is located in Belmont. In 2010, it was ranked 45th nationwide. no students graduated with a degree in software engineering from Notre Dame de Namur University in 2010. Notre Dame de Namur University charged in-state students $28,500 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in California that has a software engineering program is California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, which was ranked 58th in the country in 2010, is located in San Luis Obispo. In 2010, 8 students graduated from California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo software engineering program. The tuition rate at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo was $6,480 per year.
Santa Clara University, which is located in Santa Clara, is the third-ranked school in California that has a software engineering program. It received a ranking of 62nd in the country in 2010. 7 students graduated with degree in software engineering from Santa Clara University in 2010. Students at Santa Clara University paid $37,368 per year in tuition fees.
If you are hoping to attend one of California's software engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $11,464 per year, though tuition can range from $37,368 per year to $4,858 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at California software engineering schools were charged at the following schools:
- Santa Clara University - located in Santa Clara, students are charged $37,368 per year
- Notre Dame de Namur University - located in Belmont, students are charged $28,500 per year
- DeVry University-California - located in Pomona, students are charged $14,826 per year
The software engineering schools in California that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- California State University-Fullerton - located in Fullerton, students are charged $4,858 per year
- California State University-Northridge - located in Northridge, students are charged $5,076 per year
- California State University-Sacramento - located in Sacramento, students are charged $5,195 per year
On average, the highest paid software engineers in California were:
For more data regarding a career in software engineering in California and to compare salaries with various related fields such as software engineering or game development, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering in California
- Master's Degree in Software Engineering in California
- Doctoral Degree in Software Engineering in California
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,805 miles from location||California State University-Fullerton||Fullerton||CA||36.6289||24%||36,262|
|7,833 miles from location||California State University-Northridge||Northridge||CA||31.9561||27%||35,198|
|7,943 miles from location||San Jose State University||San Jose||CA||32.9649||23%||31,280|
|7,889 miles from location||California State University-Sacramento||Sacramento||CA||30.4004||22%||29,241|
|7,926 miles from location||California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo||San Luis Obispo||CA||42.2202||31%||19,325|
|7,788 miles from location||National University||La Jolla||CA||19.5062||n/a||15,553|
|7,797 miles from location||DeVry University-California||Pomona||CA||20.3807||82%||8,993|
|7,945 miles from location||Santa Clara University||Santa Clara||CA||38.3571||21%||8,846|
|7,960 miles from location||Naval Postgraduate School||Monterey||CA||0.296904||n/a||2,484|
|7,959 miles from location||Notre Dame de Namur University||Belmont||CA||54.6996||15%||1,613|
|7,941 miles from location||Northwestern Polytechnic University||Fremont||CA||22.2659||n/a||988|
Curious what studying Software Engineering gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in California
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Computer software engineers, applications +||76,960||$102,080|
|Computer software engineers, systems software +||69,200||$109,240|
|Computer specialists, all other +||30,840||$81,360|
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