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Computer Programming Schools in Georgia

492 students earned Programming degrees in Georgia in the 2018-2019 year.

A Computer Programming major is the 68th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Georgia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 243
Associate’s Degree 138
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 72
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 72
Bachelor’s Degree 39

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 9.6%
  • Black or African American: 29.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 43.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Computer Programming Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Georgia

58,410 people in the state and 1,880,050 in the nation are employed in jobs related to programming.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a programming grad in the state is $85,080, compared to a typical salary of $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Georgia that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville
118 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,124 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 18% are considered full time. A typical student attending GTC will pay a net price of $8,213. 80% of students get financical aid.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,483 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $2,424. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,219 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. 88% of students get financical aid.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,562 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,000 after earning their degree at this institution. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,409 Total Students

86% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,100 a year.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,567 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. A typical student attending Athens Technical College will pay a net price of $3,442.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
35,420 Total Students

The 6.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,905 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,112. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,181 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,300 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $698. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 43% are considered full time.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,773 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $540. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Computer Programming Careers in GA

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 27% $100,820
Computer Science Professors 14% $73,710
Web Developers 12% $78,070
Systems Software Developers 10% $104,640
Computer Network Support Specialists 6% $68,530
Computer Programmers -9% $87,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Computer Information Systems 3,460
Information Technology 2,237
Computer Science 1,259
Data Processing 599
Data Entry 575
Information Science 431
Computer Software Applications 359
Computer Systems Networking 59

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