Louisiana contains four schools that offer video game programs. Louisiana College, the highest-ranking video game school in LA, has a total student population of 1,461 and is the 455th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 video game schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Louisiana College comes out as the most expensive ($11,503/yr), with American School of Business as the lowest recorded at only $8,883/yr.
Video Game students from Louisiana schools who go on to become video game developers, game designers, video game designers, game developers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,500 people working as computer software engineers, applications alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,170. Also, Computer software engineers, systems software make on average $96,620 per year and there are about 385,200 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Louisiana alone, there are 800 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $75,960. Computer software engineers, applications in this state earn $69,870/yr and there are 1,160 employed.
Also, within the video game schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from video game, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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