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Computer Programming Schools in Massachusetts

159 students earned Programming degrees in Massachusetts in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Computer Programming is the 7th most popular major out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 76
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 47
Bachelor’s Degree 25
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 12.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.1%
  • White: 59.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.5%
  • Other Races: 6.9%
Computer Programming Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Massachusetts

67,900 people in the state and 1,880,050 in the nation are employed in jobs related to programming.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Massachusetts

Programming grads earn an average of $95,380 in the state and $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in Massachusetts that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,995 Total Students

21% of the teachers are full time. 76% of students get financical aid. In their early career, Massasoit Community College grads earn an average salary of $29,000.

#2

Becker College

Worcester
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
1,839 Total Students

In their early career, Becker College grads earn an average salary of $34,600. This private school has an average net price of $31,804. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,522 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,300 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The 9.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,206 Total Students

33% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
5,800 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 68% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,700 a year. It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,263 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,915. 82% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,921 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 40%.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,763 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,147. 73% of students get financical aid.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
18,242 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 59% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,600 a year. 91% of students get financical aid.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,233 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,882. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,500 a year.

Computer Programming Careers in MA

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 26% $105,620
Web Developers 11% $81,200
Computer Science Professors 11% $96,720
Systems Software Developers 10% $115,580
Computer Network Support Specialists 8% $78,090

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Computer Science 3,395
Computer Information Systems 1,834
Information Science 897
Computer Software Applications 859
Information Technology 316
Computer Systems Networking 163
Other Computer Sciences 53
Data Entry 11

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