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Computer Programming Schools in Texas

754 students earned Programming degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Computer Programming is the 100th most popular major in the state out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 321
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 252
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 252
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 178
Bachelor’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.0%
  • Black or African American: 8.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 31.4%
  • White: 39.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.8%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Computer Programming Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Texas

145,590 people in the state and 1,880,050 in the nation are employed in jobs related to programming.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Texas

Programming grads earn an average of $91,970 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Texas that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Amarillo College

Amarillo
117 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,739 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. 75% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

#2

Brookhaven College

Farmers Branch
103 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,718 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 22%. 49% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 52% of students receive it.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
41,056 Total Students

61% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 34% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

73 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,947 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,147. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $25,800 after graduation.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,548 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 23%. 51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,719 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 66% of students receive it.

#8

Grayson College

Denison
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,438 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,600 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,904.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,310 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,200 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,188.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
56,151 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 64% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,521.

Computer Programming Careers in TX

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 33% $108,490
Web Developers 19% $70,630
Systems Software Developers 16% $108,570
Computer Network Support Specialists 14% $69,190
Computer Science Professors 12% $82,420
Computer Programmers 0% $84,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Computer Information Systems 6,429
Information Science 1,888
Computer Science 1,633
Information Technology 1,432
Computer Systems Networking 926
Computer Software Applications 670
Data Processing 341
Computer Systems Analysis 254

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