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Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Indiana


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Indiana graduates receive degrees in computer science. Thus, Indiana's 20 computer science schools put out approximately 88 computer science professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Indiana with a computer science program is DePauw University, which is located in Greencastle. In 2010, it was ranked 27th nationwide. In 2010, DePauw University graduated 10 students from its computer science program. Students at DePauw University paid $34,905 per year in tuition fees.

Taylor University, which was ranked 30th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Indiana that has a computer science program. It is located in Upland. 3 students graduated with degree in computer science from Taylor University in 2010. Tuition at Taylor University was $26,383 per year.

Valparaiso University, which is located in Valparaiso, is the third-ranked school in Indiana that has a computer science program. It received a ranking of 31st in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Valparaiso University computer science program. Students at Valparaiso University paid $29,582 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Computer science schools in Indiana, charge students an average tuition of $23,307 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $38,470 per year, or as little as $4,588 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Indiana computer science schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology - located in Terre Haute, students are charged $38,470 per year
  2. Earlham College - located in Richmond, students are charged $36,694 per year
  3. DePauw University - located in Greencastle, students are charged $34,905 per year

The computer science schools in Indiana that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Vincennes University - located in Vincennes, students are charged $4,588 per year
  2. University of Southern Indiana - located in Evansville, students are charged $5,740 per year
  3. Indiana University-South Bend - located in South Bend, students are charged $6,290 per year

A computer science degree from an Indiana school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Indiana computer science professionals:

  1. Boone County - 2,330 computer science professionals
  2. Allen County - 570 computer science professionals
  3. Gibson County - 310 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Indiana will shrink by -3%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 6,210 computer science professionals working in Indiana. The greatest decline for computer science professional is predicted to be amongst Information Systems Managers, who are expected to increase by 14% by 2018.

Salary

computer science professionals in Indiana earn $71,837 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. Computer science professional in Indiana had varying salaries from $16,630 to $156,310 per year in 2010. The following counties in Indiana have the highest average salaries for computer science professionals:

  1. Howard County - $104,560 per year
  2. Bartholomew County - $102,150 per year
  3. Greene County - $95,180 per year

The following counties in Indiana have the lowest average salaries for computer science professional:

  1. Adams County - $56,020 per year
  2. Crawford County - $59,965 per year
  3. Blackford County - $61,395 per year

The computer science professionals with highest average salaries in Indiana were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $99,870 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $79,310 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $36,330 per year

The computer science professionals with lowest average salaries in Indiana were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $79,310 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $36,330 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Indiana
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science in Indiana

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Computer and Information Systems Managers 3,780 $99,870 -8.3%
2
Computer Operators 1,340 $36,330 -40.7%
3
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 860 $79,310 2.4%
 

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