Louisiana contains two schools that offer computer engineering programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking computer engineering school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 computer engineering schools in Louisiana, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with University of Louisiana at Lafayette as the lowest recorded at only $5,042/yr.
Computer Engineering students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 2,680 employed computer programmers earning an average yearly salary of $56,790. Network and computer systems administrators in this state earn $55,930/yr and there are 1,460 employed.
Also, within the computer engineering schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from computer engineering, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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