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Computer Science Schools in Washington DC

There are five schools in the state of Washington DC offering computer science programs. 256 students graduated with degrees from Washington DC computer science schools in 2010. 120 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 75 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 228 students graduate from computer science programs in Washington DC each year. Out of those, 54 students graduated with computer science certificates, one with an associate's level degree, 75 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 120 with a master's level degree, and six with a degree at the doctorate level.

Five computer science schools are located in this state. Out of these, one school is public, while four schools are private. While tuition at a public computer science school is $7,000, tuition at a private computer science school varies from $11,226 to $36,697.

Average tuition for programs in computer science is $23,673. While the highest tuition for computer science programs, which is $36,697 every year, is at American University, the lowest tuition in Washington DC, which is $7,000 each year, is at the University of the District of Columbia.

Computer science schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Computer Science Program Completions in Washington DC 2006 - 2010

On average, 228 students graduate from computer science programs in Washington DC each year. Out of those, 54 students graduated with computer science certificates, one with an associate's level degree, 75 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 120 with a master's level degree, and six with a degree at the doctorate level.

Computer Science Program Completions in Washington DC 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 3
  • Certificate 2008: 26
  • Certificate 2009: 52
  • Certificate 2010: 54
  • Associate 2006: 7
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 127
  • Bachelor 2007: 65
  • Bachelor 2008: 56
  • Bachelor 2009: 49
  • Bachelor 2010: 75
  • Master 2006: 116
  • Master 2007: 138
  • Master 2008: 108
  • Master 2009: 106
  • Master 2010: 120
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 8
  • Doctorate 2008: 11
  • Doctorate 2009: 18
  • Doctorate 2010: 6

Computer Science Program Availability in Washington DC

Washington DC schools offer a total of 20 computer science programs. Of these programs, approximately 55% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Computer Science Program Availability in Washington DC

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 11
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 2

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34690
  • 25th Percentile: 44390
  • Median: 56010
  • 75th Percentile: 69660
  • 90th Percentile: 86840

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48650
  • 25th Percentile: 62660
  • Median: 80330
  • 75th Percentile: 102440
  • 90th Percentile: 120210

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64140
  • 25th Percentile: 74800
  • Median: 88960
  • 75th Percentile: 108380
  • 90th Percentile: 132130

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 70240
  • 25th Percentile: 89850
  • Median: 108720
  • 75th Percentile: 122760
  • 90th Percentile: 136770

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50010
  • 25th Percentile: 65760
  • Median: 83410
  • 75th Percentile: 104920
  • 90th Percentile: 125860

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53570
  • 25th Percentile: 64640
  • Median: 78240
  • 75th Percentile: 95200
  • 90th Percentile: 112980

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58660
  • 25th Percentile: 69370
  • Median: 88940
  • 75th Percentile: 117100
  • 90th Percentile: 138250

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 80000
  • 25th Percentile: 93470
  • Median: 115730
  • 75th Percentile: 141740
  • 90th Percentile: 162730

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 80670
  • 25th Percentile: 110700
  • Median: 136120
  • 75th Percentile: 150780
  • 90th Percentile: 164490

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48570
  • Median Salary 2007: 50860
  • Median Salary 2008: 54080
  • Median Salary 2009: 55560
  • Median Salary 2010: 56010
  • Total Employed 2006: 4280
  • Total Employed 2007: 3950
  • Total Employed 2008: 3750
  • Total Employed 2009: 3970
  • Total Employed 2010: 4350

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68150
  • Median Salary 2007: 70620
  • Median Salary 2008: 73980
  • Median Salary 2009: 80890
  • Median Salary 2010: 80330
  • Total Employed 2006: 1870
  • Total Employed 2007: 1720
  • Total Employed 2008: 2350
  • Total Employed 2009: 2220
  • Total Employed 2010: 2640

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76730
  • Median Salary 2007: 76390
  • Median Salary 2008: 81140
  • Median Salary 2009: 81890
  • Median Salary 2010: 88940
  • Total Employed 2006: 3180
  • Total Employed 2007: 4250
  • Total Employed 2008: 3770
  • Total Employed 2009: 3110
  • Total Employed 2010: 2530

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91020
  • Median Salary 2007: 92620
  • Median Salary 2008: 99360
  • Median Salary 2009: 106150
  • Median Salary 2010: 108720
  • Total Employed 2006: 7410
  • Total Employed 2007: 7340
  • Total Employed 2008: 7290
  • Total Employed 2009: 7760
  • Total Employed 2010: 8140

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74690
  • Median Salary 2007: 79180
  • Median Salary 2008: 82690
  • Median Salary 2009: 82280
  • Median Salary 2010: 83410
  • Total Employed 2006: 4260
  • Total Employed 2007: 3750
  • Total Employed 2008: 3730
  • Total Employed 2009: 3770
  • Total Employed 2010: 3150

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68230
  • Median Salary 2007: 69790
  • Median Salary 2008: 73970
  • Median Salary 2009: 74480
  • Median Salary 2010: 78240
  • Total Employed 2006: 2660
  • Total Employed 2007: 2770
  • Total Employed 2008: 2670
  • Total Employed 2009: 2820
  • Total Employed 2010: 2490

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 113890
  • Median Salary 2007: 119480
  • Median Salary 2008: 127240
  • Median Salary 2009: 134650
  • Median Salary 2010: 136120
  • Total Employed 2006: 3060
  • Total Employed 2007: 3150
  • Total Employed 2008: 3080
  • Total Employed 2009: 3490
  • Total Employed 2010: 3640

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 95150
  • Median Salary 2007: 98870
  • Median Salary 2008: 105100
  • Median Salary 2009: 109570
  • Median Salary 2010: 115730
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 400
  • Total Employed 2008: 350
  • Total Employed 2009: 330
  • Total Employed 2010: 280

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 79740
  • Median Salary 2007: 83260
  • Median Salary 2008: 88300
  • Median Salary 2009: 91730
  • Median Salary 2010: 88960
  • Total Employed 2006: 2070
  • Total Employed 2007: 2250
  • Total Employed 2008: 2050
  • Total Employed 2009: 1790
  • Total Employed 2010: 1470

Washington DC vs National Computer Science Employment

Washington DC vs National Computer Science Employment

  • Employed in Washington DC: 0.948% (28690)

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1. Trinity Washington University

125 Michigan Ave NE
Washington, DC 20017-1094
(202) 884-9050

Founded in 1897, Trinity Washington University is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Washington, DC. Trinity is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Washington DC. It offers subjects including criminal justice and english. Trinity offers students one associates level degree, 34 bachelors level degrees, and 30 masters level degrees. In 2010, 2,305 students pursued degrees from the 53 programs at this small school. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school.

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2. The Career Technical Institute

2131 K Street- NW 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20037-1898
(202) 467-4223x100

The Career Technical Institute, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Washington, DC and it offers one program in computer science. Overall, 594 students seek degrees in four Career Technical Institute programs. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering computer science programs.

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3. Gallaudet University

800 Florida Ave- NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695
(202) 651-5000

Gallaudet University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Washington, DC. It offers three programs in computer science. Students are offered three computer science degrees at the bachelor's level by it. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering computer science programs.

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4. American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8001
(202) 885-1000

American University, which is 4.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Washington, DC. American offers two programs in computer science. Of those, it offers one bachelor's level computer science degree to students and one computer science degree at the master's level. It is a 4-year research institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks third in the state of Washington DC.

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5. The Catholic University of America

620 Michigan Avenue- NE
Washington, DC 20064
(202) 319-5000

The Catholic University of America, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Washington, DC. It offers three programs in computer science. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in computer science by this university, one degree at the master's level in computer science, and one degree at the doctorate level in computer science. 6,967 students pursue degrees in 176 programs at CUA, overall. This research university is the second largest institution in the state of Washington DC offering computer science in terms of programs.

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6. The University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 274-5012

The University of the District of Columbia, which is 3.8 miles from the center of the city, is located in Washington, DC. This university offers six programs in computer science. Of those, this university offers students one associate's level computer science degree, four bachelor's level degrees in computer science, and one computer science degree at the master's level. 5,521 students seek degrees in 102 UDC programs, overall. UDC is the third oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering programs in computer science.