Hanover, IN has four software engineering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. ITT Technical Institute-Norwood, the highest ranked school in this group with a software engineering program, has a total student population of 773. It is the 4212th highest ranked school in the USA and the 224th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Software Engineering students from Hanover 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. In fact, in the Louisville-Jefferson County-IN area alone, there are 1,240 employed computer programmers earning an average salary of $70,340. Computer software engineers, systems software in this area earn $78,190/yr and there are 1,040 employed.
Hanover lies in Jefferson county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Louisville-Jefferson County-IN area has 593,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $19.22/hr average worker wage, and a $39,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.754 out of every 1000 jobs in Hanover are held by computer software engineers, systems software, and 2.082/1000 are held by computer programmers.
Of the 4 software engineering schools with a 100-mile radius of Hanover, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Louisville comes out as the most expensive ($22,636/yr) for software engineering students, with ITT Technical Institute-Norwood as the lowest, reported at only $21,210/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hanover|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||35.2 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||52.5 miles|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||70.5 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||91.8 miles|