Connecticut contains seven schools that offer computer programming programs. University of New Haven, the highest-ranking computer programming school in CT, has a total student population of 5,770 and is the 438th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 computer programming schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New Haven comes out as the most expensive ($25,577/yr), with Manchester Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,176/yr.
Computer Programming students from Connecticut schools who go on to become computer programmers, computer security specialists, computer support specialists, computer technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 367,880 people working as computer programmers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,690. Also, Computer software engineers, applications make on average $90,170 per year and there are about 495,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 9,090 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $88,470. Computer programmers in this state earn $82,310/yr and there are 4,860 employed.
Also, within the computer programming schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from computer programming, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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