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Computer Software Applications Schools in Minnesota

In 2018-2019, 238 students earned their Computer Software degrees in MN.

As a degree choice, Computer Software Applications is the 83rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Software Applications Majors in Minnesota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 74
Post-Master’s Certificate 61
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 61
Associate’s Degree 48
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 30
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 22
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 22
Bachelor’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Software Applications Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 11.3%
  • Black or African American: 13.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.7%
  • White: 42.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 22.3%
  • Other Races: 9.7%
Computer Software Applications Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Software Applications Grads in Minnesota

There are 36,210 people in the state and 1,647,460 people in the nation working in computer software jobs.

Computer Software Applications Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for Computer Software Applications Jobs in Minnesota

A typical salary for a computer software grad in the state is $86,710, compared to a typical salary of $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in Minnesota that offer computer software degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

121 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
9,824 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $28,904. The 1.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 98% of students get financical aid.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,014 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. 83% of students get financical aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
100% Graduation Rate
1,358 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. 79% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $40,400 a year.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
14,325 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.50% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $16,035. The average student takes 5.47 years to complete their degree at Minnesota State Mankato.

#5

Saint Paul College

Saint Paul
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,656 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,600 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,044.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,475 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,230 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,527. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,433 Total Students

75% of students get financical aid. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 45% of the teachers are full time.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,086 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending M State will pay a net price of $11,460. 48% of the teachers are full time.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,592 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,100 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 5.27 years to complete their degree at Metro State.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,198 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,200 a year. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#10

Capella University

Minneapolis
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
37,859 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. 14% of the teachers are full time. An average student at Capella University will pay a net price of $7,290.

Computer Software Applications Careers in MN

Some of the careers computer software majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Computer and Information Research Scientists 25% $130,830
Software Applications Developers 24% $95,220
Database Administrators 9% $90,100
Web Developers 8% $77,880
Multimedia Artists and Animators 4% $59,690
Graphic Designers 4% $49,590
Computer Programmers -9% $81,200

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

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Computer Science 1,221
Information Technology 834
Computer Information Systems 741
Computer Systems Networking 316
Computer Programming 205
Information Science 151
Computer Systems Analysis 148
Other Computer Sciences 23

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