Idaho contains four schools that offer computer engineering programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking computer engineering school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 computer engineering schools in Idaho, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($13,222/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Computer Engineering students from Idaho schools who go on to become computer engineers, database administrators, computer and information scientists, computer support specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 338,890 people working as network and computer systems administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $70,930. Also, Computer programmers make on average $74,690 per year and there are about 367,880 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 2,380 employed computer programmers earning an average yearly salary of $49,540. Network and computer systems administrators in this state earn $57,750/yr and there are 1,280 employed.
Also, within the computer engineering schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer engineering, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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