Computer Programming in Georgia

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Georgia


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Georgia receive computer programming degrees every year. That means an estimated 147 computer programmers graduate from Georgia's 18 computer programming schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia with a computer programming program is Interactive College of Technology, which is located in Gainesville. In 2010, it was ranked 75th nationwide. no students graduated with a degree in computer programming from Interactive College of Technology in 2010. The tuition rate at Interactive College of Technology was $7,850 per year.

Interactive College of Technology, which is located in Morrow, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. Interactive College of Technology charged in-state students $7,850 in tuition fees per year.

Augusta Technical College, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Georgia that has a computer programming program. It is located in Augusta. 16 students graduated with degree in computer programming from Augusta Technical College in 2010. The tuition rate at Augusta Technical College was $2,280 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Georgia computer programming school, average tuition will be $4,318 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,863 per year to $11,880 per year. In 2010, the computer programming schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Georgia were:

  1. University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus - located in Atlanta, students are charged $11,880 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus - located in Augusta, students are charged $11,040 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus - located in Savannah, students are charged $11,040 per year

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

  1. Central Georgia Technical College - located in Macon, students are charged $1,863 per year
  2. Gwinnett Technical College - located in Lawrenceville, students are charged $2,064 per year
  3. Georgia Highlands College - located in Rome, students are charged $2,237 per year

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

A large number of Georgia computer programming graduates become computer programmers. Georgia had 8,620 computer programmers in 2010. The Georgia counties with the largest populations of computer programmers are:

  1. Barrow County - 6,840 computer programmers
  2. Burke County - 180 computer programmers
  3. Murray County - 130 computer programmers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 8,560 computer programmers will be working in Georgia state. This would require the number of computer programmers to shrink by -6%.

Salary

A computer programmer in Georgia makes an average of $73,100 per year. A computer programmer in the following Georgia counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Barrow County - $76,330 per year
  2. Appling County - $67,760 per year
  3. Burke County - $67,650 per year

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

  1. Clarke County - $48,330 per year
  2. Hall County - $53,340 per year
  3. Murray County - $55,910 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer programming in Georgia and to compare salaries with various related fields such as computer programming or computer science, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Programming in Georgia
  • Certificate in Computer Programming in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,911 miles from location Chattahoochee Technical College Marietta GA 11.9416 n/a 11,391
5,948 miles from location West Georgia Technical College Waco GA 14.9188 n/a 7,313
5,858 miles from location Central Georgia Technical College Macon GA 13.7605 n/a 6,950
5,885 miles from location Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville GA 13.6957 n/a 6,649
5,949 miles from location Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rome GA 15.91 n/a 5,994
5,951 miles from location Georgia Highlands College Rome GA 15.0481 100% 5,219
5,895 miles from location Southern Crescent Technical College Griffin GA 18.387 n/a 5,185
5,766 miles from location Augusta Technical College Augusta GA 18.8263 n/a 5,028
5,894 miles from location Dekalb Technical College Clarkston GA 14.4911 n/a 4,742
5,903 miles from location Atlanta Technical College Atlanta GA 12.0104 n/a 4,740
5,826 miles from location Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Valdosta GA 12.9737 n/a 3,585
5,901 miles from location Bainbridge College Bainbridge GA 14.7401 65% 3,558
5,900 miles from location University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus Atlanta GA 8.56179 n/a 1,568
5,907 miles from location Javelin Technical Training Center Atlanta GA 17.902 n/a 1,208
5,769 miles from location University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus Augusta GA 4.41125 n/a 1,165
5,707 miles from location University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus Savannah GA 3.55339 n/a 668
5,899 miles from location Interactive College of Technology Morrow GA 22.0155 n/a 53
5,874 miles from location Interactive College of Technology Gainesville GA 25.0019 n/a 50
 

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