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The median tuition charged by colleges and universities across the nation that offer online computer programming programs is $4,657 yearly. The median tuition has increased in recent years. This change in tuition was approximately 52.6%. In 2007, the annual median tuition was $3,052 at these online schools.
Online computer programming colleges and universities are sometimes called programming colleges and universities. The range of tuition at online computer programming colleges is shown in the following chart. Tuition is shown from the most to least expensive colleges and universities.
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A yearly tuition of over $7,380 is charged by the costliest schools that have online computer programming programs. But, annual tuition at the cheapest schools is in the range of $600 to $1,600. Massachusetts, North Carolina, and Texas are home to the lowest cost accredited online computer programming schools.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Programming – Microcomputers
- Associate of Arts and Science in Information Technology – Computer Programming: Game Programming
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Programming – Java
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Programming – Web Applications
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Programming
- Associate of Arts and Science in Information Technology – Computer Programming: Programming
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Programming – Database Design and Development
- Associate of Arts and Science in Information Technology – Computer Programming
- Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Science – Computer Programming
- Associate of Applied Science in Computer Programming
Of all computer programming graduates from online colleges across the country, approximately 13% graduated from these low tuition programs in 2011. Therefore, of the 81,720 graduates in the nation, 10,874 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of computer programming graduates from the lowest cost online colleges and universities has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 2,393 graduates annually.
Tuition ranging from $1,808 to $3,180 each year is charged by other somewhat more expensive online computer programming colleges. Of the 24 online colleges and universities that have computer programming programs in the nation, 6 have tuition in this range.
In 2011, 19,233 students received their credentials from these reasonably priced online programs. This represents 24% of the country’s computer programming graduates. The number of graduates from these colleges was only 12,047 students, only 5 years earlier, in 2006. Thus, the number of graduates from these low tuition online colleges has increased by 60%.
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|1. North Shore Community College||Danvers, Massachusetts||$600||$6,168|
|2. Trinity Valley Community College||Athens, Texas||$800||$2,400|
|3. Forsyth Technical Community College||Winston Salem, North Carolina||$1,462||$7,798|
|4. Sandhills Community College||Pinehurst, North Carolina||$1,600||$7,722|
|5. Guilford Technical Community College||Jamestown, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|6. Catawba Valley Community College||Hickory, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,808|
|7. Pitt Community College||Winterville, North Carolina||$1,894||$8,038|
|8. Southeast Technical Institute||Sioux Falls, South Dakota||$2,160||$2,160|
|9. South Florida Community College||Avon Park, Florida||$2,765||$10,432|
|10. Milwaukee Area Technical College||Milwaukee, Wisconsin||$3,180||$4,770|
|11. Stark State College of Technology||North Canton, Ohio||$3,258||$5,058|
|12. Minnesota State Community and Technical College||Fergus Falls, Minnesota||$4,439||$4,439|
|13. Minnesota State College Southeast Technical||Winona, Minnesota||$4,874||$4,874|
|14. Atlantic Cape Community College||Mays Landing, New Jersey||$5,688||$11,376|
|15. Joliet Junior College||Joliet, Illinois||$7,011||$7,874|
|16. Baker College||Port Huron, Michigan||$7,380||$7,380|
|17. Baker College||Cadillac, Michigan||$7,380||$7,380|
|18. Baker College||Clinton Township, Michigan||$7,380||$7,380|
|19. Baker College||Jackson, Michigan||$7,380||$7,380|
|20. Baker College||Owosso, Michigan||$7,380||$7,380|