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Computer Software Applications Schools in Kentucky

72 Computer Software students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Computer Software Applications is the 121st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Software Applications Majors in Kentucky

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 33
Associate’s Degree 23
Post-Master’s Certificate 12
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 12
Bachelor’s Degree 3
Master’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Software Applications Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.8%
  • Black or African American: 2.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.4%
  • White: 79.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 12.5%
Computer Software Applications Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Software Applications Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 11,000 people employed in jobs related to a computer software degree, compared to 1,647,460 nationwide.

Computer Software Applications Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Computer Software Applications Jobs in Kentucky

Computer Software grads earn an average of $71,610 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Kentucky that offer computer software degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,525 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,800 after earning their degree at this institution.


Sullivan University

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,575 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $37,276. Graduates earn an average $26,000 after graduation.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
21,430 Total Students

In their early career, UofL grads earn an average salary of $34,800. The full-time teacher rate is 60%. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.


Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
14,764 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,244. It takes the average student 4.76 years to graduate.


Bellarmine University

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,369 Total Students

The average student takes 4.19 years to complete their degree at Bellarmine U. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.20%. 42% of the teachers are full time.

Computer Software Applications Careers in KY

Some of the careers computer software majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 34% $80,760
Web Developers 18% $68,000
Database Administrators 14% $76,050
Multimedia Artists and Animators 6% $50,540
Graphic Designers -3% $40,130
Computer Programmers -9% $71,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Computer Information Systems 3,815
Information Technology 2,108
Information Science 147
Computer Science 49
Data Processing 2

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