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Computer Programming Schools in Florida

1,101 students earned Programming degrees in Florida in the 2018-2019 year.

A Computer Programming major is the 60th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Florida

Programming majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 411
Associate’s Degree 338
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 289
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 289
Bachelor’s Degree 63

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a programming major is more popular with men than with women.

Computer Programming Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of programming majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.2%
  • Black or African American: 10.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.2%
  • White: 49.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.3%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Computer Programming Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Florida

In this state, there are 83,370 people employed in jobs related to a programming degree, compared to 1,880,050 nationwide.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Florida

In this state, programming grads earn an average of $78,370. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 38 colleges in Florida that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Valencia College

Orlando
231 Degrees in Major Awarded
47,940 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 31%. In their early career, Valencia College grads earn an average salary of $26,100.

122 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,754 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $8,967. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

#3

St Petersburg College

Clearwater
118 Degrees in Major Awarded
28,853 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,410. Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year.

#4

Santa Fe College

Gainesville
109 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,915 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 33% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,900 a year. A typical student attending Santa Fe College will pay a net price of $12,174.

#5

Full Sail University

Winter Park
64 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
21,666 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.01 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,100 a year. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale
61 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,976 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 26% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.00%. In their early career, BC grads earn an average salary of $26,700.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,404 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.70% which is lower than average. 32% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $4,645.

#8

Daytona State College

Daytona Beach
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,430 Total Students

In their early career, Daytona State College grads earn an average salary of $24,300. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

#9

Pasco-Hernando State College

New Port Richey
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,672 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 36%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,200 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,900.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
51,679 Total Students

19% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, MDC grads earn an average salary of $25,700. The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average.

Computer Programming Careers in FL

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 40% $92,620
Web Developers 22% $59,290
Systems Software Developers 22% $99,050
Computer Network Support Specialists 19% $55,270
Computer Science Professors 15% $69,130
Computer Programmers 2% $72,860

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to programming.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Computer Information Systems 4,955
Information Technology 2,315
Computer Software Applications 1,200
Computer Systems Networking 565
Computer Systems Analysis 546
Information Science 463
Computer Science 431
Other Computer Sciences 17

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