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Computer Programming Schools in Minnesota

210 students earned Programming degrees in Minnesota in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Computer Programming is the 6th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Minnesota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 103
Associate’s Degree 96
Bachelor’s Degree 8
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 12.9%
  • Black or African American: 12.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 61.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.9%
  • Other Races: 6.7%
Computer Programming Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Minnesota

There are 38,090 people in the state and 1,880,050 people in the nation working in programming jobs.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Minnesota

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

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 21 colleges in Minnesota that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,286 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $10,138. 43% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, North Hennepin Community College grads earn an average salary of $33,200.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,951 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,115. In their early career, Minneapolis Community and Technical College grads earn an average salary of $28,200. 83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,523 Total Students

75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time.

#4

Saint Paul College

Saint Paul
18 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,912 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 50%. The student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1. 88% of students get financical aid.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,222 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,460. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 48% are considered full time.

#6

Hennepin Technical College

Brooklyn Park
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,762 Total Students

A typical student attending Hennepin Technical College will pay a net price of $12,878. The full-time teacher rate is 51%. 72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,325 Total Students

23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,847. Graduates earn an average $34,100 after graduation.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,298 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,409. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 58% are considered full time.

#9

Century College

White Bear Lake
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,891 Total Students

75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 43% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Century College will pay a net price of $11,071.

#9

Capella University

Minneapolis
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
37,171 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $7,290. The student loan default rate of 6.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 100% of students get financical aid.

Computer Programming Careers in MN

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 24% $95,220
Computer Network Support Specialists 11% $59,610
Web Developers 8% $77,880
Systems Software Developers 2% $106,290
Computer Science Professors 2% $83,440
Computer Programmers -9% $81,200

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

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Computer Science 1,221
Information Technology 834
Computer Information Systems 741
Computer Systems Networking 316
Computer Software Applications 238
Information Science 151
Computer Systems Analysis 148
Other Computer Sciences 23

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