Oregon contains four schools that offer software programs. ITT Technical Institute-Portland, the highest-ranking software school in OR, has a total student population of 816 and is the 2441st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 software schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Portland comes out as the most expensive ($22,549/yr), with Oregon Institute of Technology as the lowest recorded at only $10,856/yr.
Software students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 2,530 employed computer programmers earning an average yearly salary of $67,790. Computer software engineers, systems software in this state earn $94,630/yr and there are 1,980 employed.
Also, within the software schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from software, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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