Computer Programming in Connecticut

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Connecticut

Each year, approximately 0.0% of Connecticut graduates receive degrees in computer programming. That means an estimated 4 computer programmers graduate from Connecticut's 6 computer programming schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Connecticut with a computer programming program is University of New Haven, which is located in West Haven. In 2010, it was ranked 41st nationwide. no students graduated with a degree in computer programming from University of New Haven in 2010. Students at University of New Haven paid $30,750 per year in tuition fees.

Manchester Community College, which is located in Manchester, is the second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 90th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Manchester Community College computer programming program. Tuition at Manchester Community College was $3,406 per year.

Norwalk Community College, which was ranked 90th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Connecticut that has a computer programming program. It is located in Norwalk. 0 students graduated with degree in computer programming from Norwalk Community College in 2010. Norwalk Community College charged in-state students $3,386 in tuition fees per year.


If you are hoping to attend one of Connecticut's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $7,960 per year, though tuition can range from $30,750 per year to $3,386 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Connecticut computer programming schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of New Haven - located in West Haven, students are charged $30,750 per year
  2. Capital Community College - located in Hartford, students are charged $3,406 per year
  3. Manchester Community College - located in Manchester, students are charged $3,406 per year

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

  1. Norwalk Community College - located in Norwalk, students are charged $3,386 per year
  2. Capital Community College - located in Hartford, students are charged $3,406 per year
  3. Manchester Community College - located in Manchester, students are charged $3,406 per year

A computer programming degree from a Connecticut school... what next?

A large number of Connecticut computer programming graduates become computer programmers. 4,370 computer programmers were working in Connecticut in 2010. The largest populations of Connecticut computer programmers are working in the following counties:

  1. Fairfield County - 1,800 computer programmers
  2. Hartford County - 1,560 computer programmers
  3. Middlesex County - 400 computer programmers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of computer programmers is expected to shrink by -11% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,710 computer programmers working in the Connecticut then.


A computer programmer in Connecticut makes an average of $76,430 per year. On average a computer programmer earns the most in the following Connecticut counties:

  1. Fairfield County - $76,980 per year
  2. New London County - $76,540 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $72,730 per year

The Connecticut counties with the lowest average salary for computer programmers are:

  1. Litchfield County - $56,830 per year
  2. Hartford County - $70,410 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $72,730 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Connecticut 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 Connecticut
  • Certificate in Computer Programming in Connecticut

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,333 miles from location Manchester Community College Manchester CT 9.89282 n/a 7,366
5,354 miles from location Naugatuck Valley Community College Waterbury CT 8.54755 n/a 6,725
5,368 miles from location Norwalk Community College Norwalk CT 9.78902 n/a 6,685
5,345 miles from location University of New Haven West Haven CT 58.8755 34% 5,770
5,337 miles from location Capital Community College Hartford CT 7.14867 n/a 4,280
5,359 miles from location Northwestern Connecticut Community College Winsted CT 8.5783 n/a 1,711

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