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Computer Programming Schools in Georgia

In 2018-2019, 492 students earned their Programming degrees in GA.

In terms of popularity, Computer Programming is the 6th most popular major in the state out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Georgia

Programming majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 243
Associate’s Degree 138
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 72
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 72
Bachelor’s Degree 39

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a programming major is more popular with men than with women.

Computer Programming Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of programming majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.6%
  • Black or African American: 29.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 43.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Computer Programming Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 58,410 people employed in jobs related to a programming degree, compared to 1,880,050 nationwide.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Georgia

Programming grads earn an average of $85,080 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Georgia that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville
118 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,539 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,213. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, GTC grads earn an average salary of $28,600.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,184 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,424.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,244 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. A typical student attending CGTC will pay a net price of $2,427.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,797 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 32%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $19,000 after graduation.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,237 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 47% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $7,274.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,756 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,500 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,442.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
37,807 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,246 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. In their early career, Southern Crescent Technical College grads earn an average salary of $23,800. A typical student attending Southern Crescent Technical College will pay a net price of $5,112.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,285 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $698.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,669 Total Students

47% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

Computer Programming Careers in GA

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 27% $100,820
Computer Science Professors 14% $73,710
Web Developers 12% $78,070
Systems Software Developers 10% $104,640
Computer Network Support Specialists 6% $68,530
Computer Programmers -9% $87,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Computer Information Systems 3,460
Information Technology 2,237
Computer Science 1,259
Data Processing 599
Data Entry 575
Information Science 431
Computer Software Applications 359
Computer Systems Networking 59

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