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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Pennsylvania
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Each year, roughly 0.0% of Pennsylvania students graduate with degrees in computer programming. That means an estimated 86 computer programmers graduate from Pennsylvania's 25 computer programming schools each year.
The top-ranked school in Pennsylvania that has a computer programming program is Delaware Valley College. Delaware Valley College, which was ranked 44th in the country in 2010, is located in Doylestown. no students graduated with a degree in computer programming from Delaware Valley College in 2010. Delaware Valley College charged in-state students $29,284 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Pennsylvania that has a computer programming program is Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 48th in the country in 2010, is located in University Park. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus charged in-state students $15,250 in tuition fees per year.
La Salle University, which is located in Philadelphia, is the third-ranked school in Pennsylvania that has a computer programming program. It received a ranking of 67th in the country in 2010. Tuition at La Salle University was $33,700 per year.
Computer programming schools in Pennsylvania, charge students an average tuition of $9,823 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $33,700 per year, or as little as $2,700 per year. In 2010, the following Pennsylvania computer programming schools had the highest tuition rates:
- La Salle University - located in Philadelphia, students are charged $33,700 per year
- Delaware Valley College - located in Doylestown, students are charged $29,284 per year
- Gannon University - located in Erie, students are charged $24,582 per year
The computer programming schools in Pennsylvania that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Westmoreland County Community College - located in Youngwood, students are charged $2,700 per year
- Community College of Allegheny County - located in Pittsburgh, students are charged $2,720 per year
- Luzerne County Community College - located in Nanticoke, students are charged $3,090 per year
A computer programming degree from a Pennsylvania school... what next?
The highest percentage of computer programming graduates in Pennsylvania pursue careers as a computer programmer. In 2010, there were 13,570 computer programmers working in Pennsylvania. In Pennsylvania, the largest numbers of computer programmers work in the following counties:
- Bucks County - 5,910 computer programmers
- Allegheny County - 3,350 computer programmers
- Cumberland County - 1,240 computer programmers
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of computer programmers is expected to shrink by -15% by 2018. There are projected to be 17,050 computer programmers working in the Pennsylvania then.
A computer programmer in Pennsylvania makes an average of $71,290 per year. The counties in Pennsylvania with the highest average salary for a computer programmer are:
- Bucks County - $78,450 per year
- York County - $75,170 per year
- Bedford County - $73,920 per year
The Pennsylvania counties with the lowest average salary for computer programmers are:
- Bradford County - $53,270 per year
- Erie County - $54,000 per year
- Blair County - $54,660 per year
For more data regarding a career in computer programming in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Programming in Pennsylvania
- Certificate in Computer Programming in Pennsylvania
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,591 miles from location||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||University Park||PA||51.8091||36%||45,185|
|5,701 miles from location||Community College of Allegheny County||Pittsburgh||PA||12.0174||n/a||20,520|
|5,442 miles from location||Community College of Philadelphia||Philadelphia||PA||10.286||n/a||19,048|
|5,454 miles from location||Delaware County Community College||Media||PA||10.4971||n/a||12,237|
|5,459 miles from location||Northampton County Area Community College||Bethlehem||PA||16.3564||n/a||11,196|
|5,435 miles from location||Bucks County Community College||Newtown||PA||11.0775||n/a||11,009|
|5,450 miles from location||Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus||Blue Bell||PA||10.9488||n/a||10,500|
|5,473 miles from location||Lehigh Carbon Community College||Schnecksville||PA||12.2036||n/a||8,127|
|5,499 miles from location||Luzerne County Community College||Nanticoke||PA||12.9331||n/a||7,130|
|5,675 miles from location||Westmoreland County Community College||Youngwood||PA||11.809||n/a||7,089|
|5,442 miles from location||La Salle University||Philadelphia||PA||33.3563||24%||6,470|
|5,552 miles from location||Pennsylvania College of Technology||Williamsport||PA||24.1746||n/a||6,409|
|5,486 miles from location||Reading Area Community College||Reading||PA||8.8125||n/a||5,425|
|5,698 miles from location||Butler County Community College||Butler||PA||10.7461||n/a||4,278|
|5,717 miles from location||Gannon University||Erie||PA||29.6849||26%||4,238|
|5,446 miles from location||Delaware Valley College||Doylestown||PA||56.2645||36%||2,266|
|5,709 miles from location||Pittsburgh Technical Institute||Oakdale||PA||25.6228||65%||2,192|
|5,442 miles from location||Peirce College||Philadelphia||PA||3.05749||n/a||2,083|
|5,637 miles from location||Pennsylvania Highlands Community College||Johnstown||PA||11.7037||n/a||1,768|
|5,720 miles from location||Tri-State Business Institute||Erie||PA||19.98||n/a||1,603|
|5,440 miles from location||Manor College||Jenkintown||PA||25.1342||89%||952|
|5,456 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Philadelphia Campus||Wayne||PA||6.32133||n/a||721|
|5,506 miles from location||Schuylkill Technology Center||Frackville||PA||29.116||n/a||166|
|5,688 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Pittsburgh Campus||Pittsburgh||PA||4.95961||n/a||87|
|5,722 miles from location||Erie Business Center-South||New Castle||PA||27.0752||100%||81|
Curious what studying Computer Programming gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Pennsylvania
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Computer programmers +||18,070||$77,870|
|Network and computer systems administrators +||14,750||$71,840|
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