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Computer Software Applications Schools in Arkansas

In 2018-2019, 196 students earned their Computer Software degrees in AR.

A Computer Software Applications major is the 55th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Computer Software Applications Majors in Arkansas

Computer Software majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 71
Associate’s Degree 49
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 44
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 44
Bachelor’s Degree 32

Gender Distribution

In Arkansas, a computer software major is more popular with men than with women.

Computer Software Applications Majors in AR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of computer software majors in Arkansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.6%
  • Black or African American: 6.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.7%
  • White: 64.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 12.2%
Computer Software Applications Majors in AR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Software Applications Grads in Arkansas

7,960 people in the state and 1,647,460 in the nation are employed in jobs related to computer software.

Computer Software Applications Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for Computer Software Applications Jobs in Arkansas

Computer Software grads earn an average of $71,540 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Arkansas that offer computer software degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

125 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
6,557 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,100 a year. A typical student attending UAFS will pay a net price of $10,397. The full-time teacher rate is 65%.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,082 Total Students

A typical student attending SAU Tech will pay a net price of $13,209. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. In their early career, SAU Tech grads earn an average salary of $24,000.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
10,515 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.88 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,473 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending SouthArk will pay a net price of $7,556. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,500 a year.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,319 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,020. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 25% of the teachers are full time.

#6

National Park College

Hot Springs
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,017 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,205. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
5,121 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.36 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,582 Total Students

In their early career, Black River Technical College grads earn an average salary of $22,500. 56% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Black River Technical College will pay a net price of $6,849.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,151 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 72% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $17,900 a year.

Computer Software Applications Careers in AR

Some of the careers computer software majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 36% $84,550
Web Developers 19% $47,450
Database Administrators 18% $72,980
Multimedia Artists and Animators 15% $55,090
Graphic Designers 8% $37,650

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Computer Information Systems 863
Computer Science 148
Information Technology 76
Computer Systems Networking 68
Information Science 65
Computer Systems Analysis 27
Data Processing 22
Computer Programming 18

View all majors related to Computer Software Applications

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