Computer Programming in Missouri

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Missouri


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Missouri graduates receive degrees in computer programming. In other words, every year an estimated 121 computer programmers graduate from Missouri's 23 computer programming schools.

Top Schools

Bryan College, which is located in Springfield, is the top-ranked school in Missouri that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 58th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a degree in computer programming from Bryan College in 2010. Students at Bryan College paid $17,500 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Missouri that has a computer programming program is Vatterott College. Vatterott College, which was ranked 72nd in the country in 2010, is located in Saint Louis. Tuition at Vatterott College was $11,740 per year.

The third-ranked school in Missouri that has a computer programming program is Linn State Technical College. Linn State Technical College, which was ranked 73rd in the country in 2010, is located in Linn. 16 students graduated with degree in computer programming from Linn State Technical College in 2010. The tuition rate at Linn State Technical College was $5,370 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Missouri's computer programming schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $1,920 per year. But, the average tuition is $7,983 per year. The Missouri computer programming schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Earth City - located in Earth City, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. ITT Technical Institute-Arnold - located in Arnold, students are charged $18,048 per year
  3. ITT Technical Institute-Kansas City - located in Kansas City, students are charged $18,048 per year

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

  1. St Charles Community College - located in Saint Peters, students are charged $1,920 per year
  2. Moberly Area Community College - located in Moberly, students are charged $2,280 per year
  3. Ozarks Technical Community College - located in Springfield, students are charged $2,352 per year

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

The highest percentage of computer programming graduates in Missouri pursue careers as a computer programmer. Missouri had 6,870 computer programmers in 2010. The largest populations of Missouri computer programmers are working in the following counties:

  1. Bond County - 4,600 computer programmers
  2. Franklin County - 2,910 computer programmers
  3. Callaway County - 610 computer programmers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 7,890 computer programmers will be working in Missouri state. This would require the number of computer programmers to shrink by -18%.

Salary

A computer programmer in Missouri makes an average of $70,150 per year. On average a computer programmer earns the most in the following Missouri counties:

  1. Boone County - $86,150 per year
  2. Bond County - $74,340 per year
  3. Franklin County - $73,490 per year

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

  1. Butler County - $48,400 per year
  2. Audrain County - $48,760 per year
  3. Christian County - $49,360 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer programming in Missouri 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 Missouri
  • Certificate in Computer Programming in Missouri

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,407 miles from location Ozarks Technical Community College Springfield MO 11.4627 n/a 12,884
6,259 miles from location St Charles Community College Saint Peters MO 10.8568 n/a 7,814
6,465 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Longview Lees Summit MO 10.817 n/a 6,292
6,471 miles from location Missouri Southern State University Joplin MO 24.3231 58% 5,701
6,356 miles from location Moberly Area Community College Moberly MO 17.7037 n/a 4,952
6,468 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods Kansas City MO 9.55251 n/a 4,880
6,472 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Kansas City MO 9.3452 n/a 4,656
6,401 miles from location State Fair Community College Sedalia MO 16.3254 n/a 4,263
6,251 miles from location Mineral Area College Park Hills MO 18.8434 n/a 3,671
6,458 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Blue River Independence MO 11.5019 n/a 3,131
6,416 miles from location North Central Missouri College Trenton MO 22.466 n/a 1,802
6,325 miles from location Linn State Technical College Linn MO 26.9108 n/a 1,142
6,248 miles from location Vatterott College Saint Louis MO 27.9613 n/a 1,052
6,250 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Earth City Earth City MO 20.5386 100% 1,001
6,246 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Arnold Arnold MO 19.489 100% 903
6,465 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Kansas City Kansas City MO 8.10888 100% 869
6,466 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Kansas City MO 16.0154 n/a 707
6,471 miles from location University of Phoenix-Kansas City Campus Kansas City MO 7.71755 n/a 635
6,249 miles from location Hickey College Saint Louis MO 25.5214 n/a 480
6,250 miles from location University of Phoenix-St Louis Campus Maryland Heights MO 5.45973 n/a 462
6,405 miles from location Bryan College Springfield MO 42.1829 100% 210
6,406 miles from location ITT Technical Institute Springfield MO n/a n/a 201
0 miles from location University of Phoenix-Springfield Campus Springfield MO 3.68541 n/a 143
 

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