Denver, CO (population: 609,651) has four computer software engineering schools within its city limits. University of Denver, the highest ranked school in the city with a computer software engineering program, has a total student population of 11,644. It is the 148th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College). To learn more about computer software engineering programs in Denver, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer software engineering professors at University of Denver such as Dan Armentrout, Mark Baldwin, Ronald Delyser, Gerald Edelstein, Jerry Edelstein, and Peter Laz.
Computer Software Engineering students from Denver schools who go on to become computer software engineers, software engineers, software developers, game software developers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,500 people working as computer software engineers, applications alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,170. Also, Computer software engineers, systems software make on average $96,620 per year and there are about 385,200 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Denver-Aurora area alone, there are 9,600 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average salary of $95,470. Computer software engineers, applications in this area earn $92,660/yr and there are 12,010 employed.
Denver lies in Denver county, which is one of the 55 counties in Colorado. Overall, the Denver-Aurora area has 1,218,790 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $23/hr average worker wage, and a $48,560 average annual salary. Thus, about 10 out of every 1000 jobs in Denver are held by computer software engineers, applications, and 8/1000 are held by computer software engineers, systems software.
Of the 4 computer software engineering schools in Denver, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Denver comes out as the most expensive ($31,044/yr) for computer software engineering students, with Westwood College-Denver South as the lowest, reported at only $18,085/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Denver|
|Commerce City||CO||46,807||0||-||0||6.9 miles|
|Greenwood Village||CO||-||2||15.5036||87||11.4 miles|
|Highlands Ranch||CO||129,817||0||-||0||16.1 miles|
|Lone Tree||CO||-||1||9.20591||39||16.2 miles|
|Castle Rock||CO||49,815||0||-||0||27.0 miles|
|Fort Collins||CO||141,921||5||27.6422||154||55.7 miles|
|Colorado Springs||CO||388,306||17||23.417||343||63.2 miles|