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Computer Software Applications Schools in Washington

672 students earned Computer Software degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Computer Software Applications is the 36th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Software Applications Majors in Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 307
Bachelor’s Degree 142
Associate’s Degree 131
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 77
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 77
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 15
Post-Master’s Certificate 15

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Software Applications Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 9.5%
  • Black or African American: 5.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.5%
  • White: 54.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 17.6%
Computer Software Applications Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Software Applications Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 78,030 people employed in jobs related to a computer software degree, compared to 1,647,460 nationwide.

Computer Software Applications Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Computer Software Applications Jobs in Washington

Computer Software grads earn an average of $104,700 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Washington that offer computer software degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Bellevue College

Bellevue
146 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,226 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,021. Of all the students who attend this school, 41% get financial aid.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,375 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,046. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
12,633 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.71 years to graduate. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,041 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 62% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,200 a year. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#5

Peninsula College

Port Angeles
47 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,052 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

#6

Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon
40 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,159 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,800 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 62% of students receive it.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

37% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
5,970 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. The student loan default rate of 2.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,149.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,802 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,614. 58% of students get financical aid.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
970 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.75 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Computer Software Applications Careers in WA

Some of the careers computer software majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 63% $128,200
Web Developers 50% $89,660
Computer and Information Research Scientists 48% $138,110
Multimedia Artists and Animators 43% $90,540
Database Administrators 32% $109,030
Graphic Designers 22% $58,450
Computer Programmers 12% $131,520

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Information Technology 1,875
Computer Information Systems 1,661
Computer Science 1,283
Computer Programming 843
Computer Systems Networking 603
Data Entry 225
Information Science 153
Data Processing 115

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