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Computer Programming Schools in Texas

754 Programming students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Computer Programming major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 321
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 252
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 252
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 178
Bachelor’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.0%
  • Black or African American: 8.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 31.4%
  • White: 39.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.8%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Computer Programming Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 145,590 people employed in jobs related to a programming degree, compared to 1,880,050 nationwide.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Texas

In this state, programming grads earn an average of $91,970. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Texas that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Amarillo College

Amarillo
117 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,854 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,711. In their early career, Amarillo College grads earn an average salary of $28,000.

#2

Brookhaven College

Farmers Branch
103 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,726 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 49% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,608.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,137 Total Students

In their early career, San Jacinto College grads earn an average salary of $30,500. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time. A typical student attending San Jacinto College will pay a net price of $8,684.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
40,799 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 61% get financial aid. 34% of the teachers are full time.

73 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,729 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,147. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,800 after earning their degree at this institution.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,032 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $27,700 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 23% are considered full time. 51% of students get financical aid.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,073 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,241.

#8

Grayson College

Denison
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,372 Total Students

In their early career, Grayson College grads earn an average salary of $27,600. 82% of students get financical aid. 47% of the teachers are full time.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,512 Total Students

A typical student attending North Lake College will pay a net price of $5,188. 26% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 48% get financial aid.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
57,200 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,521. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

Computer Programming Careers in TX

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 33% $108,490
Web Developers 19% $70,630
Systems Software Developers 16% $108,570
Computer Network Support Specialists 14% $69,190
Computer Science Professors 12% $82,420
Computer Programmers 0% $84,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Computer Information Systems 6,429
Information Science 1,888
Computer Science 1,633
Information Technology 1,432
Computer Systems Networking 926
Computer Software Applications 670
Data Processing 341
Computer Systems Analysis 254

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