Computer Programming in Idaho

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Idaho


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Idaho students graduate with degrees in computer programming. In other words, every year an estimated 29 computer programmers graduate from Idaho's 4 computer programming schools.

Top Schools

Idaho State University, which is located in Pocatello, is the top-ranked school in Idaho that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Idaho State University graduated 12 students from its computer programming program. Idaho State University charged in-state students $5,416 in tuition fees per year.

ITT Technical Institute-Boise, which was ranked 82nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Idaho that has a computer programming program. It is located in Boise. The tuition rate at ITT Technical Institute-Boise was $18,048 per year.

North Idaho College, which was ranked 82nd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Idaho that has a computer programming program. It is located in Coeur D Alene. In 2010, North Idaho College graduated 12 students from its computer programming programs. The tuition rate at North Idaho College was $2,658 per year.

Cost

Computer programming schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $9,081 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $18,048 per year, or as little as $2,658 per year. In 2010, the computer programming schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Idaho were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Boise - located in Boise, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus - located in Meridian, students are charged $10,200 per year
  3. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Idaho computer programming schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  2. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus - located in Meridian, students are charged $10,200 per year

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

Most people who graduate from computer programming school in Idaho go on to work as a computer programmer. In 2010, there were 2,410 computer programmers working in Idaho. The largest populations of Idaho computer programmers are working in the following counties:

  1. Ada County - 880 computer programmers
  2. Bonneville County - 290 computer programmers
  3. Benewah County - 50 computer programmers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of computer programmers is expected to grow by 1% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,660 computer programmers working in the Idaho then.

Salary

On average, computer programmers earn $53,020 per year. On average a computer programmer earns the most in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Bonneville County - $67,810 per year
  2. Bear Lake County - $67,040 per year
  3. Benewah County - $66,370 per year

On average, computer programmers earns the least in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Blaine County - $32,100 per year
  2. Bannock County - $44,300 per year
  3. Kootenai County - $53,970 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho 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 Idaho
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Programming in Idaho
  • Certificate in Computer Programming in Idaho

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,520 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Boise Boise ID 18.4875 100% 585
7,522 miles from location University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus Meridian ID 7.53316 n/a 471
 

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