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Computer Science Schools in Alaska

There are two Alaska schools offering computer science programs. In 2010, 25 students graduated with degrees from Alaska computer science schools. 18 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and four students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

24 students graduate from computer science programs in this state, on average, each year. More specifically, four students graduated with a degree in computer science at the associate's level, 18 with a bachelor's level degree, and three with a master's level degree.

Two computer science schools are located in this state. Of these, two schools are public. Public computer science school tuition varies from $5,186 to $5,358.

Average tuition for computer science programs is $5,268. While the lowest tuition in this state is at the University of Alaska Anchorage, the highest tuition for computer science programs, which is $5,358 per year, is at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Schools in this state offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for computer science students.

Computer Science Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

24 students graduate from computer science programs in this state, on average, each year. More specifically, four students graduated with a degree in computer science at the associate's level, 18 with a bachelor's level degree, and three with a master's level degree.

Computer Science Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 3
  • Associate 2007: 2
  • Associate 2008: 1
  • Associate 2009: 1
  • Associate 2010: 4
  • Bachelor 2006: 20
  • Bachelor 2007: 22
  • Bachelor 2008: 21
  • Bachelor 2009: 18
  • Bachelor 2010: 18
  • Master 2006: 6
  • Master 2007: 4
  • Master 2008: 2
  • Master 2009: 2
  • Master 2010: 3

Computer Science Program Availability in Alaska

Schools in this state offer a total of seven computer science programs. Of these programs, about 42.9% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Computer Science Program Availability in Alaska

  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 2

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34290
  • 25th Percentile: 41010
  • Median: 47450
  • 75th Percentile: 57760
  • 90th Percentile: 71210

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36880
  • 25th Percentile: 54670
  • Median: 69540
  • 75th Percentile: 82640
  • 90th Percentile: 99610

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50250
  • 25th Percentile: 61180
  • Median: 76680
  • 75th Percentile: 92680
  • 90th Percentile: 113540

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46930
  • 25th Percentile: 58670
  • Median: 73450
  • 75th Percentile: 84730
  • 90th Percentile: 90780

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48300
  • 25th Percentile: 61200
  • Median: 77230
  • 75th Percentile: 90580
  • 90th Percentile: 105100

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53940
  • 25th Percentile: 64290
  • Median: 73710
  • 75th Percentile: 87140
  • 90th Percentile: 98600

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 69430
  • 25th Percentile: 80570
  • Median: 95350
  • 75th Percentile: 108510
  • 90th Percentile: 123520

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48250
  • 25th Percentile: 60290
  • Median: 72660
  • 75th Percentile: 85800
  • 90th Percentile: 107810

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45960
  • Median Salary 2007: 44660
  • Median Salary 2008: 45940
  • Median Salary 2009: 44770
  • Median Salary 2010: 47450
  • Total Employed 2006: 980
  • Total Employed 2007: 780
  • Total Employed 2008: 860
  • Total Employed 2009: 980
  • Total Employed 2010: 1060

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57780
  • Median Salary 2007: 59900
  • Median Salary 2008: 66400
  • Median Salary 2009: 66990
  • Median Salary 2010: 69540
  • Total Employed 2006: 360
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77810
  • Median Salary 2007: 81110
  • Median Salary 2008: 69460
  • Median Salary 2009: 70970
  • Median Salary 2010: 76680
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74860
  • Median Salary 2007: 75990
  • Median Salary 2008: 76270
  • Median Salary 2009: 78610
  • Median Salary 2010: 73450
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 530
  • Total Employed 2008: 540
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72650
  • Median Salary 2007: 73350
  • Median Salary 2008: 72180
  • Median Salary 2009: 76220
  • Median Salary 2010: 77230
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 360
  • Total Employed 2008: 400
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 410

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61810
  • Median Salary 2007: 65530
  • Median Salary 2008: 64770
  • Median Salary 2009: 69370
  • Median Salary 2010: 73710
  • Total Employed 2006: 770
  • Total Employed 2007: 650
  • Total Employed 2008: 700
  • Total Employed 2009: 650
  • Total Employed 2010: 430

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78680
  • Median Salary 2007: 84990
  • Median Salary 2008: 88600
  • Median Salary 2009: 89470
  • Median Salary 2010: 95350
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 410
  • Total Employed 2008: 420
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70080
  • Median Salary 2007: 66840
  • Median Salary 2008: 73370
  • Median Salary 2009: 75420
  • Median Salary 2010: 72660
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 310
  • Total Employed 2010: 720

Alaska vs National Computer Science Employment

Alaska vs National Computer Science Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.134% (4050)

Computer Science Schools in Alaska

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1. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
(907) 474-7211

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is located in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. Alaska offers four programs in computer science. Specifically, it offers students two bachelor's level computer science degrees and two master's level computer science degrees. Alaska is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the second biggest institution in the state of Alaska offering computer science.

2. The University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

The University of Alaska Anchorage is near the heart of downtown. UAA offers three programs in computer science. Specifically, UAA offers students two associate's level computer science degrees and one computer science degree at the bachelor's level. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Alaska offering computer science.