Nevada contains three schools that offer computer programming programs. Truckee Meadows Community College, the highest-ranking computer programming school in NV, has a total student population of 12,942 and is the 5347th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 computer programming schools in Nevada, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of Southern Nevada comes out as the most expensive ($8,990/yr), with Western Nevada College as the lowest recorded at only $7,866/yr.
Computer Programming students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 1,380 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $76,790. Computer programmers in this state earn $68,710/yr and there are 1,110 employed.
Also, within the computer programming schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from computer programming, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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