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Schools Offering Computer Programming Programs in Minnesota
Around 0.1% of Minnesota's graduates graduate from computer programming degree programs every year. Thus, Minnesota's 23 computer programming schools put out approximately 147 computer programmers each year.
Minneapolis Business College, which was ranked 74th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a computer programming program. It is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, 18 students graduated from Minneapolis Business College's computer programming program. Minneapolis Business College charged in-state students $14,090 in tuition fees per year.
Academy College, which was ranked 74th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a computer programming program. It is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, Academy College graduated 0 students from its computer programming program. Students at Academy College paid $19,095 per year in tuition fees.
The third-ranked school in Minnesota with a computer programming program is Globe University, which is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, it was ranked 77th nationwide. 7 students graduated with degree in computer programming from Globe University in 2010. Tuition at Globe University was $15,660 per year.
Computer programming schools in Minnesota, charge students an average tuition of $9,616 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $19,095 per year, or as little as $3,728 per year. In 2010, the following Minnesota computer programming schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Academy College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $19,095 per year
- ITT Technical Institute-Eden Prairie - located in Eden Prairie, students are charged $18,048 per year
- Brown College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $15,921 per year
The following Minnesota computer programming schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Pine Technical College - located in Pine City, students are charged $3,728 per year
- Anoka-Ramsey Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,551 per year
- Lake Superior College - located in Duluth, students are charged $4,608 per year
A computer programming degree from a Minnesota school... what next?
The highest percentage of computer programming graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a computer programmer. Minnesota had 5,500 computer programmers in 2010. The largest populations of Minnesota computer programmers are working in the following counties:
- Anoka County - 4,630 computer programmers
- Dodge County - 260 computer programmers
- Benton County - 180 computer programmers
The government projects that by 2018, the number of computer programmers in the state of Minnesota will shrink to 5,440. This would require a -15% decline in the profession.
On average, a computer programmer earns a salary of $70,010 per year in Minnesota state. The following counties in Minnesota have the highest average salaries for computer programmers:
- Dodge County - $118,860 per year
- Anoka County - $69,070 per year
- Big Stone County - $63,510 per year
On average, computer programmers earns the least in the following Minnesota counties:
- Brown County - $53,260 per year
- Benton County - $54,860 per year
- Blue Earth County - $57,760 per year
For more data regarding a career in computer programming in Minnesota 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 Minnesota
- Certificate in Computer Programming in Minnesota
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Network and computer systems administrators||10,190||$70,040|
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