Nashville, TN (population: 605,197) has one computer software engineering school within its city limits. ITT Technical Institute-Nashville has a total student population of 1,041. It is the 3840th highest ranked school in the USA and the 108th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Computer Software Engineering students from Nashville 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 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area alone, there are 760 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average salary of $74,370. Computer software engineers, applications in this area earn $76,750/yr and there are 1,840 employed.
Nashville lies in Davidson county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area has 719,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $19.13/hr average worker wage, and a $39,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.554 out of every 1000 jobs in Nashville are held by computer software engineers, applications, and 1.062/1000 are held by computer software engineers, systems software.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Nashville ends up costing a student $21,757/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Nashville|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||58.5 miles|