Computer Science in Kansas

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Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Kansas


Around 0.0% of Kansas's graduates graduate from computer science degree programs every year. That means an estimated 11 computer science professionals graduate from Kansas' 10 computer science schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas with a computer science program is Southwestern College, which is located in Winfield. In 2010, it was ranked 46th nationwide. 1 students graduated with a degree in computer science from Southwestern College in 2010. The tuition rate at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

Bethel College, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a computer science program. It is located in North Newton. In 2010, Bethel College graduated 1 students from its computer science program. The tuition rate at Bethel College was $20,700 per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a computer science program is Tabor College, which is located in Hillsboro. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, Tabor College graduated 2 students from its computer science programs. Tabor College charged in-state students $20,630 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Kansas' computer science schools ranges from $22,280 per year to $2,080 per year. But, the average tuition is $15,174 per year. The Kansas computer science schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
  2. Bethel College - located in North Newton, students are charged $20,700 per year
  3. Southwestern College - located in Winfield, students are charged $20,656 per year

The following Kansas computer science schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Allen County Community College - located in Iola, students are charged $2,080 per year
  2. Independence Community College - located in Independence, students are charged $2,080 per year
  3. Barton County Community College - located in Great Bend, students are charged $2,544 per year

A computer science degree from a Kansas school... what next?

In Kansas, the largest numbers of computer science professional work in the following counties:

  1. Allen County - 620 computer science professionals
  2. Butler County - 550 computer science professionals
  3. Jackson County - 340 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 3,780 computer science professionals will be working in Kansas. This would require the number of computer science professional to grow by 4%.

Salary

On average, computer science professionals earn a salary of $63,140 per year in Kansas state. However, Kansas computer science professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,910 per year to more than $148,770 per year in 2010. The counties in Kansas with the highest average salary for computer science professionals are:

  1. Douglas County - $85,090 per year
  2. Butler County - $63,740 per year
  3. Jackson County - $60,535 per year

On average, computer science professionals earn the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Geary County - $48,935 per year
  2. Allen County - $50,660 per year
  3. Jackson County - $60,535 per year

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

  1. Information Systems Manager - $96,370 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $60,570 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $32,480 per year

On average, the lowest paid computer science professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $60,570 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $32,480 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in computer science and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as information systems or information technology.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Science in Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,505 miles from location Baker University Baldwin City KS 26.5047 36% 3,853
6,519 miles from location Allen County Community College Iola KS 14.0674 n/a 3,124
6,628 miles from location Friends University Wichita KS 20.8027 51% 2,853
6,497 miles from location Benedictine College Atchison KS 25.317 29% 1,877
6,609 miles from location Southwestern College Winfield KS 53.8865 45% 1,810
6,482 miles from location MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe KS 28.6396 54% 1,778
6,540 miles from location Independence Community College Independence KS 19.9226 n/a 1,177
6,615 miles from location Tabor College Hillsboro KS 29.0516 44% 640
6,625 miles from location Bethel College North Newton KS 30.3056 32% 437
 

Curious what studying Computer Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Kansas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 2,130 $96,370 12.1%
2
Computer Operators + 970 $32,480 -16.4%
3
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 360 $60,570 -26.5%
 

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