Anderson, IN (population: 57,207) has six software engineering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, the highest ranked school in this group with a software engineering program, has a total student population of 1,963. It is the 1333rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 41st highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington). To learn more about software engineering programs in Anderson, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of software engineering professors at Rose such as Tom Adams, Mark Anklam, Faezeh Bagheri-Tar, Carlotta Berry, Fred Berry, and Bruce Black.
Software Engineering students from Anderson schools who go on to become software engineers, software developers, game software developers, computer software engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 385,200 people working as computer software engineers, systems software alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $96,620. Also, Computer programmers make on average $74,690 per year and there are about 367,880 of them employed in the US today.
Anderson lies in Madison county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Anderson area has 38,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.0% unemployment rate, $16.39/hr average worker wage, and a $34,090 average annual salary.
Of the 6 software engineering schools with a 100-mile radius of Anderson, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($33,304/yr) for software engineering students, with ITT Technical Institute-Dayton as the lowest, reported at only $19,996/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Anderson|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||63.1 miles|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||68.4 miles|
|Fort Wayne||IN||253,250||14||20.2986||342||73.7 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||94.2 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||97.6 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||98.2 miles|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||99.5 miles|