Hilliard, OH has seven software engineering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ohio Business College, the highest ranked school in this group with a software engineering program, has a total student population of 451. It is the 2761st highest ranked school in the USA and the 158th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Software Engineering students from Hilliard 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 Columbus area alone, there are 4,110 employed computer programmers earning an average salary of $77,710. Computer software engineers, systems software in this area earn $84,530/yr and there are 3,990 employed.
Hilliard lies in Franklin county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Columbus area has 908,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.70/hr average worker wage, and a $43,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.399 out of every 1000 jobs in Hilliard are held by computer software engineers, systems software, and 4.521/1000 are held by computer programmers.
Of the 7 software engineering schools with a 100-mile radius of Hilliard, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Norwood comes out as the most expensive ($21,210/yr) for software engineering students, with Marion Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $4,832/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hilliard|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||22.4 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||37.1 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||41.7 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||68.9 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||89.4 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||90.0 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||95.7 miles|