OpenSite

Get Started!

School Finder

Start here to find your school

1
2
3

Computer Science Schools in Connecticut

There are 26 Connecticut schools offering computer science programs. In 2010, 537 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut computer science schools. 217 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 149 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 519 students graduate from programs in this state in computer science each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from computer science programs. More specifically, 149 students graduated with certificates in computer science, 19 with a degree at the associate's level, 141 with a bachelor's level degree, 217 with a master's level degree, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

26 computer science schools are located in Connecticut. And out of these, 11 schools are public, while 15 schools are private. While tuition at a private computer science school varies from $26,370 to $42,420, tuition at a public computer science school varies from $7,861 to $10,416.

Average tuition for programs in computer science is $24,988. While the highest tuition for computer science programs, which is $42,420 per year, is at Trinity College, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,861 each year, is at Southern Connecticut State University.

Connecticut computer science schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Computer Science Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

On average, 519 students graduate from programs in this state in computer science each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from computer science programs. More specifically, 149 students graduated with certificates in computer science, 19 with a degree at the associate's level, 141 with a bachelor's level degree, 217 with a master's level degree, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Computer Science Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 90
  • Certificate 2007: 87
  • Certificate 2008: 71
  • Certificate 2009: 119
  • Certificate 2010: 149
  • Associate 2006: 20
  • Associate 2007: 13
  • Associate 2008: 24
  • Associate 2009: 36
  • Associate 2010: 19
  • Bachelor 2006: 211
  • Bachelor 2007: 182
  • Bachelor 2008: 162
  • Bachelor 2009: 121
  • Bachelor 2010: 141
  • Master 2006: 211
  • Master 2007: 213
  • Master 2008: 239
  • Master 2009: 250
  • Master 2010: 217
  • Doctorate 2006: 5
  • Doctorate 2007: 8
  • Doctorate 2008: 5
  • Doctorate 2009: 10
  • Doctorate 2010: 11

Computer Science Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of 53 computer science programs. Of these programs, close to 32% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Computer Science Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 12
  • Bachelor: 17
  • Master: 10
  • Doctorate: 1

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34620
  • 25th Percentile: 43380
  • Median: 56040
  • 75th Percentile: 73780
  • 90th Percentile: 93520

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44800
  • 25th Percentile: 60550
  • Median: 75970
  • 75th Percentile: 94340
  • 90th Percentile: 110390

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56390
  • 25th Percentile: 69290
  • Median: 88770
  • 75th Percentile: 114950
  • 90th Percentile: 145150

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50160
  • 25th Percentile: 62590
  • Median: 78090
  • 75th Percentile: 93430
  • 90th Percentile: 111150

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60090
  • 25th Percentile: 71480
  • Median: 85530
  • 75th Percentile: 101190
  • 90th Percentile: 118990

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39850
  • 25th Percentile: 55360
  • Median: 74040
  • 75th Percentile: 94360
  • 90th Percentile: 115120

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59380
  • 25th Percentile: 70950
  • Median: 89440
  • 75th Percentile: 106540
  • 90th Percentile: 119870

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53080
  • 25th Percentile: 76630
  • Median: 89960
  • 75th Percentile: 119670
  • 90th Percentile: 155310

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 68370
  • 25th Percentile: 82630
  • Median: 106500
  • 75th Percentile: 132530
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48020
  • Median Salary 2007: 48410
  • Median Salary 2008: 49060
  • Median Salary 2009: 52300
  • Median Salary 2010: 56040
  • Total Employed 2006: 6500
  • Total Employed 2007: 6570
  • Total Employed 2008: 6620
  • Total Employed 2009: 6540
  • Total Employed 2010: 8290

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67280
  • Median Salary 2007: 71490
  • Median Salary 2008: 75680
  • Median Salary 2009: 74120
  • Median Salary 2010: 75970
  • Total Employed 2006: 3870
  • Total Employed 2007: 4070
  • Total Employed 2008: 3950
  • Total Employed 2009: 3170
  • Total Employed 2010: 3140

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80010
  • Median Salary 2007: 82010
  • Median Salary 2008: 84820
  • Median Salary 2009: 86230
  • Median Salary 2010: 89440
  • Total Employed 2006: 6410
  • Total Employed 2007: 8160
  • Total Employed 2008: 8500
  • Total Employed 2009: 9090
  • Total Employed 2010: 6560

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65120
  • Median Salary 2007: 64930
  • Median Salary 2008: 66650
  • Median Salary 2009: 75320
  • Median Salary 2010: 78090
  • Total Employed 2006: 1010
  • Total Employed 2007: 760
  • Total Employed 2008: 720
  • Total Employed 2009: 1100
  • Total Employed 2010: 1350

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75680
  • Median Salary 2007: 78930
  • Median Salary 2008: 82710
  • Median Salary 2009: 85310
  • Median Salary 2010: 85530
  • Total Employed 2006: 10280
  • Total Employed 2007: 8720
  • Total Employed 2008: 8830
  • Total Employed 2009: 8120
  • Total Employed 2010: 7860

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70170
  • Median Salary 2007: 75320
  • Median Salary 2008: 77200
  • Median Salary 2009: 80040
  • Median Salary 2010: 74040
  • Total Employed 2006: 6350
  • Total Employed 2007: 6110
  • Total Employed 2008: 5490
  • Total Employed 2009: 4860
  • Total Employed 2010: 4370

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 101460
  • Median Salary 2007: 106090
  • Median Salary 2008: 109910
  • Median Salary 2009: 107330
  • Median Salary 2010: 106500
  • Total Employed 2006: 5130
  • Total Employed 2007: 6020
  • Total Employed 2008: 6280
  • Total Employed 2009: 7150
  • Total Employed 2010: 6660

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 105290
  • Median Salary 2007: 113990
  • Median Salary 2008: 117240
  • Median Salary 2009: 100390
  • Median Salary 2010: 89960
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83570
  • Median Salary 2007: 84630
  • Median Salary 2008: 86990
  • Median Salary 2009: 88840
  • Median Salary 2010: 88770
  • Total Employed 2006: 3160
  • Total Employed 2007: 3610
  • Total Employed 2008: 4060
  • Total Employed 2009: 3750
  • Total Employed 2010: 3590

Connecticut vs National Computer Science Employment

Connecticut vs National Computer Science Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.390% (42060)

Computer Science Schools in Connecticut

1-20 of 27

Change Your Location

Degrees Available

Campus Setting

Acceptance Rate

% - %

Graduation Rate

% - %

Total Student Population

-

Average Math SAT

-

Average Verbal SAT

-

Average ACT Score

-

In-State Tuition

$ - $

Out-of-State Tuition

$ - $

1. Manchester Community College

Great Path
Manchester, CT 6040
(860) 512-3000

Manchester Community College is in the suburbs of Manchester, Connecticut. This college offers two computer science programs. It offers students two associate's level degrees in computer science. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. It is the largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

2. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Park Pl E
Winsted, CT 6098
(860) 738-6300

Northwestern Connecticut Community College is in Winsted, CT. It offers three programs in computer science. Out of those, this small college offers two computer science certificates to students and one degree at the associate's level in computer science. This college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

3. The Branford Hall Career Institute - Windsor

995 Day Hill Rd
Windsor, CT 6095
(800) 959-7599

The Branford Hall Career Institute-Windsor offers one computer science program and it is located in Windsor, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 700 students seek degrees in six Branford Hall Career Institute-Windsor programs.

4. Tunxis Community College

271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032-3187
(860) 255-3500

Tunxis Community College is located in the suburbs of Farmington, Connecticut and it offers one program in computer science. 4,666 students pursue degrees in 33 Tunxis Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

5. The Branford Hall Career Institute - Southington

35 N Main St
Southington, CT 6489
(860) 276-0600

The Branford Hall Career Institute-Southington offers one program in computer science and it is located in the suburbs of Southington, Connecticut. This vocational school is one of 48 vocational schools in Connecticut.

6. Capital Community College

950 Main Street
Hartford, CT 6103
(860) 906-5000

Capital Community College, which is 0.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Hartford, CT. This college offers three computer science programs. Specifically, students are offered two computer science certificates by it and one associate's level degree in computer science. This college is a public 2-year institution.

7. Wesleyan University

237 High St
Middletown, CT 6459
(860) 685-2000

Wesleyan University is located in the center of Middletown. It offers two computer science programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in computer science by Wesleyan and one computer science degree at the master's level. 3,215 students seek degrees in 78 Wesleyan programs, overall.

8. The American Institute - West Hartford

99 South Street
West Hartford, CT 06110-1922
(860) 947-2299

The American Institute-West Hartford is near the center of the city and it offers one program in computer science. 473 students pursue degrees in six programs at this school, overall. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science in terms of programs.

9. Mitchell College

437 Pequot Avenue
New London, CT 6320
(860) 701-5000

Mitchell College offers one computer science program and Mitchell, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New London, CT. 992 students seek degrees in 28 Mitchell programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

10. Yale University

Yale University
New Haven, CT 6520
(203) 432-1333

Yale University offers five computer science programs. Out of those, students are offered one computer science certificate by it, two degrees at the bachelor's level in computer science, one master's level degree in computer science, and one doctorate level computer science degree. This university is located in the center of New Haven. It is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution. YU is the oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in computer science.

11. Western Connecticut State University

181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810-6826
(203) 837-8200

Western Connecticut State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Danbury, CT and WCSU offers one program in computer science. It is a public 4-year institution. This public school is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in computer science.

12. The University of Hartford

200 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117-1599
(860) 768-4100

The University of Hartford, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in West Hartford, CT. This university offers two programs in computer science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in computer science by the U of H and one computer science degree at the bachelor's level. It is a 4-year research institution. This university ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

13. Norwalk Community College

188 Richards Avenue
Norwalk, CT 6854
(203) 857-7060

Norwalk Community College offers three computer science programs. Students are offered three degrees at the associate's level in computer science by it. This community college is 2.5 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 6,740 students seek degrees in 53 Norwalk Community College programs. This medium-sized college is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science programs.

14. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut offers one program in computer science and this university is in town of Storrs, Connecticut. 25,498 students pursue degrees in 298 Uconn programs, overall.

15. Connecticut College

270 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 6320
(860) 447-1911

Connecticut College, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in New London, CT and it offers one program in computer science. 1,887 students pursue degrees in 51 programs at Conn, overall.

16. Eastern Connecticut State University

83 Windham St
Willimantic, CT 6226
(860) 465-5000

Eastern Connecticut State University is located in town of Willimantic, Connecticut and Eastern offers one program in computer science. This liberal arts college is one of 8 liberal arts colleges in Connecticut. ECSU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science programs.

17. Rensselaer Hartford Graduate Center Inc

275 Windsor St
Hartford, CT 6120
(860) 548-2400

Rensselaer Hartford Graduate Center Inc offers two computer science programs. Specifically, it offers students one computer science certificate and one master's level degree in computer science. It is near the center of the city. It is a 4-year institution.

18. Trinity College

300 Summit St
Hartford, CT 06106-3100
(860) 297-2000

Trinity College, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Hartford, CT. This school offers two programs in computer science. This school offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in computer science. Trinity is a 4-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in computer science.

19. The University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 6516
(203) 932-7000

The University of New Haven offers five programs in computer science. Out of those, UNH offers one computer science certificate to students, one computer science degree at the associate's level, one bachelor's level degree in computer science, and two degrees at the master's level in computer science. It is located in the suburbs of West Haven, Connecticut. In terms of programs, this school is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

20. Naugatuck Valley Community College

750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708-3089
(203) 575-8040

Naugatuck Valley Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1964. It is located in the suburbs of Waterbury, Connecticut. It is the 12th biggest institution in the state of Connecticut. Students are offered 33 certificates and 36 degrees at the associates level by this college. 7,195 students sought degrees from the 49 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects including computer programming and engineering. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits it. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

21. Sacred Heart University

5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825-1000
(203) 371-7999

Sacred Heart University offers four programs in computer science. Out of those, it offers one certificate in computer science to students, one associate's level degree in computer science, one degree at the bachelor's level in computer science, and one master's level computer science degree. SHU is in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut. Overall, 6,249 students seek degrees in 53 Sacred Heart programs. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

22. Gateway Community College

60 Sargent Dr
New Haven, CT 6511
(203) 285-2000

Gateway Community College offers two programs in computer science. More specifically, it offers one certificate in computer science to students and one computer science degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Haven, CT. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. In terms of programs, this college is the fourth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

23. Fairfield University

1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
(203) 254-4000

Fairfield University is in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut and this school offers one computer science program.

24. The University of Bridgeport

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

The University of Bridgeport is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in computer science. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in computer science by this mid-sized school and one master's level computer science degree. Overall, 5,155 students pursue degrees in 73 UB programs. In terms of programs, UB is the eighth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

25. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Central Connecticut State University is located in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. It offers two computer science programs. Of those, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in computer science to students and one computer science degree at the master's level. 12,477 students pursue degrees in 130 programs at this school, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science.

26. Quinnipiac University

Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 6518
(203) 582-8200

Quinnipiac University is in Hamden, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Quinnipiac offers two programs in computer science. Of those, this school offers students one computer science degree at the bachelor's level and one degree at the master's level in computer science. This school is a 4-year institution. Quinnipiac is the fourth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science in terms of programs.

27. Southern Connecticut State University

501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1355
(203) 392-5200

Southern Connecticut State University offers two computer science programs. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in computer science to students and one computer science degree at the master's level. SCSU, which is near the center of the city, is in New Haven, CT. Overall, 11,964 students pursue degrees in 95 Southern Connecticut State University programs. This school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering computer science programs.

  • 1
  • 2