New Jersey contains seven schools that offer computer software engineering programs. Drexel University, the highest-ranking computer software engineering school in NJ, has a total student population of 22,493 and is the 108th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 computer software engineering schools in New Jersey, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drexel University comes out as the most expensive ($31,832/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry as the lowest recorded at only $5,008/yr.
Computer Software Engineering students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 13,180 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $100,150. Computer software engineers, applications in this state earn $94,010/yr and there are 27,940 employed.
Also, within the computer software engineering schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from computer software engineering, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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