Virginia Beach, VA (population: 439,564) has two computer software engineering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. ITT Technical Institute-Richmond, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer software engineering program, has a total student population of 815. It is the 3971st highest ranked school in the USA and the 77th highest in the state of Virginia (#1 is Washington and Lee University). To learn more about computer software engineering programs in Virginia Beach, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of computer software engineering professors at ITT Technical Institute such as Marvin Anderl, and Horac Branch.
Computer Software Engineering students from Virginia Beach 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 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area alone, there are 1,910 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average salary of $97,380. Computer software engineers, applications in this area earn $76,960/yr and there are 2,870 employed.
Virginia Beach lies in Virginia Beach county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area has 735,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $19.28/hr average worker wage, and a $40,100 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.903 out of every 1000 jobs in Virginia Beach are held by computer software engineers, applications, and 2.591/1000 are held by computer software engineers, systems software.
Of the 2 computer software engineering schools with a 100-mile radius of Virginia Beach, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Norfolk comes out as the most expensive ($22,793/yr) for computer software engineering students, with ITT Technical Institute-Richmond as the lowest, reported at only $21,839/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Virginia Beach|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||35.1 miles|
|Highland Springs||VA||-||1||3.25189||0||90.3 miles|