Iowa contains eleven schools that offer computer programming programs. Kaplan University, the highest-ranking computer programming school in IA, has a total student population of 71,011 and is the 2861st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 computer programming schools in Iowa, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr), with Iowa Western Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,974/yr.
Computer Programming students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 4,510 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $73,310. Computer programmers in this state earn $64,260/yr and there are 3,470 employed.
Also, within the computer programming schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer programming, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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