Pennsylvania contains 30 schools that offer oracle programs. Carnegie Mellon University, the highest-ranking oracle school in PA, has a total student population of 11,197 and is the 44th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 30 oracle schools in Pennsylvania, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carnegie Mellon University comes out as the most expensive ($29,746/yr), with Westmoreland County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,481/yr.
Oracle students from Pennsylvania schools who go on to become oracle specialists, computer support specialists, computer programmers, computer technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 287,210 people working as computer and information systems managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $120,640. 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 10,450 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $91,590. Computer and information systems managers in this state earn $122,200/yr and there are 9,120 employed.
Also, within the oracle schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from oracle, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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