Louisiana contains seven schools that offer programming programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking programming school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 programming schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with Louisiana Technical College-Sullivan Campus as the lowest recorded at only $2,198/yr.
Programming students from Louisiana schools who go on to become programmers, computer and information scientists, computer programmers, computer technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 367,880 people working as computer programmers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,690. Also, Computer software engineers, applications make on average $90,170 per year and there are about 495,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Louisiana alone, there are 1,160 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $69,870. Computer programmers in this state earn $56,790/yr and there are 2,680 employed.
Also, within the programming schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from programming, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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