New York City, NY (population: 8,459,026) has two computer engineering schools within its city limits. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in the city with a computer engineering program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York. To learn more about computer engineering programs in New York City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer engineering professors at Columbia University in the City of New York such as John Arbo, Keren Bergman, Alexander Casti, Kartik Chandran, Edward Christman, and Dan Ellis.
Computer Engineering students from New York City 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.
Of the 2 computer engineering schools in New York City, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Columbia University in the City of New York comes out as the most expensive ($18,132/yr) for computer engineering students, with CUNY City College as the lowest, reported at only $6,897/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New York City|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||5.2 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||5.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||6.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||7.2 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.5 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||12.5 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||16.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||17.6 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.7 miles|