Computer Programming in New Mexico

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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in New Mexico


Each year, approximately 0.0% of New Mexico graduates receive degrees in computer programming. That means an estimated 2 computer programmers graduate from New Mexico's 5 computer programming schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Mexico that has a computer programming program is ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque. ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque, which was ranked 79th in the country in 2010, is located in Albuquerque. In 2010, ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque graduated no students from its computer programming program. Tuition at ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque was $19,344 per year.

The second-ranked school in New Mexico that has a computer programming program is University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus. University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus, which was ranked 85th in the country in 2010, is located in Albuquerque. The tuition rate at University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus was $10,120 per year.

New Mexico State University-Grants, which is located in Grants, is the third-ranked school in New Mexico that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 90th in the country in 2010. Students at New Mexico State University-Grants paid $1,387 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Computer programming schools in New Mexico, charge students an average tuition of $6,486 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $19,344 per year, or as little as $764 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at New Mexico computer programming schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $19,344 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $10,120 per year
  3. New Mexico State University-Grants - located in Grants, students are charged $1,387 per year

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

  1. Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso - located in Ruidoso, students are charged $764 per year
  2. Luna Community College - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $814 per year
  3. New Mexico State University-Grants - located in Grants, students are charged $1,387 per year

A computer programming degree from a New Mexico school... what next?

The highest percentage of computer programming graduates in New Mexico pursue careers as a computer programmer. New Mexico had 1,170 computer programmers in 2010. In New Mexico, the largest numbers of computer programmers work in the following counties:

  1. Bernalillo County - 820 computer programmers
  2. Chaves County - 120 computer programmers
  3. Los Alamos County - 60 computer programmers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,200 computer programmers will be working in New Mexico state. This would require the number of computer programmers to shrink by -9%.

Salary

A computer programmer in New Mexico makes an average of $79,510 per year. The counties in New Mexico with the highest average salary for a computer programmer are:

  1. Los Alamos County - $136,700 per year
  2. Santa Fe County - $96,790 per year
  3. Catron County - $73,960 per year

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

  1. Chaves County - $63,820 per year
  2. Bernalillo County - $72,540 per year
  3. Catron County - $73,960 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer programming in New Mexico 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 New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,158 miles from location University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus Albuquerque NM 15.0679 n/a 4,537
7,078 miles from location Luna Community College Las Vegas NM 9.23049 n/a 1,791
7,228 miles from location New Mexico State University-Grants Grants NM 9.85236 n/a 1,478
7,127 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso Ruidoso NM 7.60232 n/a 920
7,159 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque Albuquerque NM 21.2857 100% 722
 

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