North Dakota contains three schools that offer computer programming programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking computer programming school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 computer programming schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rasmussen College-Fargo comes out as the most expensive ($13,017/yr), with North Dakota State College of Science as the lowest recorded at only $10,844/yr.
Computer Programming students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 600 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $65,610. Computer programmers in this state earn $50,640/yr and there are 630 employed.
Also, within the computer programming schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from computer programming, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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