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Computer Programming Schools in New York

333 students earned Programming degrees in New York in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Computer Programming is the 149th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 182
Associate’s Degree 148
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of programming majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 12.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 16.8%
  • White: 37.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 26.1%
  • Other Races: 3.3%
Computer Programming Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in New York

115,700 people in the state and 1,880,050 in the nation are employed in jobs related to programming.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in New York

Programming grads earn an average of $91,250 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in New York that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,970 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,268. The 5.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,300 a year.

#2

ASA College

Brooklyn
92 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,356 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $18,100 after graduation. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#3

LaGuardia Community College

Long Island City
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,300 Total Students

84% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,877. The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
16,463 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $46,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.71 years to complete their degree at RIT. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
13,247 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 9.60% which is lower than average.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
3,737 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 96% of students get financical aid. In their early career, Alfred State grads earn an average salary of $32,900.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,317 Total Students

89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 42% are considered full time.

#8

Le Moyne College

Syracuse
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
3,356 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.50%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,534 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,262. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,535 Total Students

In their early career, SUNY Westchester Community College grads earn an average salary of $28,200. The full-time teacher rate is 19%. A typical student attending SUNY Westchester Community College will pay a net price of $7,524.

Computer Programming Careers in NY

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 36% $111,970
Systems Software Developers 27% $111,320
Web Developers 20% $71,730
Computer Science Professors 17% $88,190
Computer Network Support Specialists 9% $74,540
Computer Programmers -6% $85,450

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Computer Information Systems 6,188
Computer Science 4,220
Information Science 2,223
Information Technology 1,575
Computer Software Applications 1,300
Other Computer Sciences 191
Computer Systems Networking 188
Data Processing 183

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