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Computer Software Applications Schools in Florida

1,200 Computer Software students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Computer Software Applications is the 56th most popular major in the state out of a total 294 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Software Applications Majors in Florida

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 516
Associate’s Degree 377
Bachelor’s Degree 169
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 130
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 130
Master’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Software Applications Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 13.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 29.4%
  • White: 42.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.5%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Computer Software Applications Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Software Applications Grads in Florida

There are 77,860 people in the state and 1,647,460 people in the nation working in computer software jobs.

Computer Software Applications Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Computer Software Applications Jobs in Florida

Computer Software grads earn an average of $78,890 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 52 colleges in Florida that offer computer software degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Valencia College

Orlando
273 Degrees in Major Awarded
46,521 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,585. The student loan default rate is 6.80% which is lower than average. 76% of students get financical aid.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,425 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 78%.

#3

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale
79 Degrees in Major Awarded
40,784 Total Students

26% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending BC will pay a net price of $8,783. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,820 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,734. The student loan default rate of 3.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
31,816 Total Students

The 8.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,954. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,413 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,493. The full-time teacher rate is 40%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,229 Total Students

In their early career, State College of Florida - Manatee - Sarasota grads earn an average salary of $25,600. A typical student attending State College of Florida - Manatee - Sarasota will pay a net price of $12,372. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%.

#8

St Petersburg College

Clearwater
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,183 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 24% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 3.00% which is lower than average. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,686 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $1,551. 71% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 9.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#10

Santa Fe College

Gainesville
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,324 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 33% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 7.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Computer Software Applications Careers in FL

Some of the careers computer software majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 40% $92,620
Web Developers 22% $59,290
Database Administrators 20% $85,470
Multimedia Artists and Animators 17% $61,020
Graphic Designers 14% $45,880
Computer and Information Research Scientists 13% $95,990
Computer Programmers 2% $72,860

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

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Computer Information Systems 4,955
Information Technology 2,315
Computer Programming 1,101
Computer Systems Networking 565
Computer Systems Analysis 546
Information Science 463
Computer Science 431
Other Computer Sciences 17

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