Texas contains eight schools that offer computer software engineering programs. Texas Tech University, the highest-ranking computer software engineering school in TX, has a total student population of 30,049 and is the 150th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 computer software engineering schools in Texas, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr), with Texas Tech University as the lowest recorded at only $10,763/yr.
Computer Software Engineering students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 35,250 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $94,730. Computer software engineers, applications in this state earn $91,520/yr and there are 34,260 employed.
Also, within the computer software engineering schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from computer software engineering, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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