Rhode Island contains two schools that offer programming programs. Johnson & Wales University, the highest-ranking programming school in RI, has a total student population of 10,709 and is the 2198th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 programming schools in Rhode Island, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johnson & Wales University comes out as the most expensive ($24,402/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Programming students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 960 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $88,260. Computer programmers in this state earn $70,050/yr and there are 1,250 employed.
Also, within the programming schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from programming, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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