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Computer Software & Applications at Duquesne University

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Computer Software & Applications at Duquesne University

What traits are you looking for in a computer software school? To help you decide if Duquesne University is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's computer software program.

Duquesne is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and approximately 9,197 students attend the school each year. In 2019, 20 computer software majors received their bachelor's degree from Duquesne.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Computer Software & Applications section at the bottom of this page.

Duquesne Computer Software & Applications Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Software
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Software

Online Classes Are Available at Duquesne

If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.

For those who are interested in distance learning, Duquesne does offer online courses in computer software for the following degree levels:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

Duquesne Computer Software & Applications Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the computer software progam at Duquesne compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The computer software major at Duquesne is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Computer Software & Applications. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Computer Software & Applications Master’s Degree Schools 14
Most Popular Computer Software & Applications Graduate Certificate Schools 24
Most Popular Computer Software & Applications Bachelor’s Degree Schools 36
Best Value Computer Software & Applications Bachelor’s Degree Schools 38
Best Value Computer Software & Applications Schools 108

In 2019, 6 students received their master’s degree in computer software from Duquesne. This makes it the #48 most popular school for computer software master’s degree candidates in the country.

Earnings of Duquesne Computer Software Graduates

The median salary of computer software students who receive their bachelor's degree at Duquesne is $39,800. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 20% higher than the national average of $33,300 for all computer software bachelor's degree recipients.

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Computer Software Student Demographics at Duquesne

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the computer software majors at Duquesne University.

Duquesne Computer Software & Applications Bachelor’s Program

60% Women
10% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 20 computer software majors earned their bachelor's degree from Duquesne. Of these graduates, 40% were men and 60% were women. The typical computer software bachelor's degree program is made up of only 43% women. So female students are more repesented at Duquesne since its program graduates 17% more women than average.

Duquesne Gender Breakdown of Computer Software & Applications Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 90% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in computer software at Duquesne are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Duquesne University with a bachelor's in computer software.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Software & Applications Majors at Duquesne University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 18
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Duquesne Computer Software & Applications Master’s Program

67% Women
Of the 6 students who graduated with a master’s in computer software from Duquesne in 2019, 33% were men and 67% were women.

Duquesne Gender Breakdown of Computer Software & Applications Master's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Duquesne University with a master's in computer software.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Software & Applications Majors at Duquesne University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 3
International Students 3
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Duquesne also has a doctoral program available in computer software. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Computer Software Grads May Go Into

A degree in computer software can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Duquesne University.

Occupation Jobs in PA Average Salary in PA
Software Applications Developers 28,260 $96,370
Computer Programmers 8,990 $85,800
Graphic Designers 8,710 $53,050
Database Administrators 5,390 $84,510
Web Developers 4,610 $72,030

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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