Rolla, MO has one computer engineering school within its city limits. Missouri University of Science and Technology has a total student population of 6,814. It is the 1459th highest ranked school in the USA and the 45th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about computer engineering programs in Rolla, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer engineering professors at Missouri University of Science and Technology such as Craig Adams, Sanjeev Agarwal, Waleed Al-Assadi, Shoukat Ali, Venkata Allada, and Leroy Alt.
Computer Engineering students from Rolla 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 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 70 employed computer programmers earning an average salary of $56,000. Network and computer systems administrators in this area earn $50,580/yr and there are 270 employed.
Rolla lies in Phelps county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 175,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.566 out of every 1000 jobs in Rolla are held by network and computer systems administrators, and 0.405/1000 are held by computer programmers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Missouri University of Science and Technology ends up costing a student $12,436/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rolla|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||48.5 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||85.2 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||89.3 miles|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||89.9 miles|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||95.8 miles|