Hawaii contains one school that offers software programs. Hawaii Pacific University has a total student population of 8,113 and is the 589th highest ranked school in America.
Software students from Hawaii schools who go on to become software developers, 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 Hawaii alone, there are 830 employed computer programmers earning an average yearly salary of $64,010. Computer software engineers, systems software in this state earn $85,930/yr and there are 470 employed.
Also, within the software schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from software, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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