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#1

#1 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

MIT is a very selective school, choosing to accept only 4 or 1,340 out of 34,000 applicants.

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

282

SAT Score

1,540–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$20,232

Median Starting Salary

$58,948

#2

#2 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Every year, the Stanford Admissions Department receives about 56,000 applications.

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

334

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$18,279

Median Starting Salary

$59,350

#3

#3 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Brown University
Providence, RI

Every year, 50,600 students apply to Brown University through the Common Application.

Acceptance Rate

5%

Annual Degrees Awarded

102

SAT Score

1,500–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$26,723

Median Starting Salary

$65,897

#4

#4 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Cornell University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

332

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$26,060

Median Starting Salary

$64,946

#5

#5 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

In general, the University of Southern California is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

690

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$36,808

Median Starting Salary

$60,475

#6

#6 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ

Stevens Institute of Technology is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

46%

Annual Degrees Awarded

240

SAT Score

1,390–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$41,689

Median Starting Salary

$70,232

#7

#7 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Every application received by UChicago is carefully reviewed several times and presented to a committee.

Acceptance Rate

5%

Annual Degrees Awarded

187

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$36,991

Median Starting Salary

$59,845

#8

#8 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL

In general, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

635

SAT Score

1,330–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$14,544

Median Starting Salary

$64,468

#9

#9 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Amherst, MA

the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

159

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$22,291

Median Starting Salary

$67,517

#10

#10 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

Every year, Princeton University receives about 38,000 applications.

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

51

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$18,698

Median Starting Salary

$57,956

#11

#11 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Dayton
Dayton, OH

Generally, the University of Dayton is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

136

SAT Score

1,180–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$30,590

Median Starting Salary

$73,911

#12

#12 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-San Diego
La Jolla, CA

In general, the University of California-San Diego is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

24%

Annual Degrees Awarded

185

SAT Score

1,290–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$16,111

Median Starting Salary

$60,030

#13

#13 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY

Columbia University requires all freshman students to apply online, using either The Coalition Application...

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

361

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$22,058

Median Starting Salary

$56,729

#14

#14 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

127

SAT Score

1,250–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$28,702

Median Starting Salary

$59,173

#15

#15 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Overall, Stony Brook University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

139

SAT Score

1,320–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$17,213

Median Starting Salary

$61,027

#16

#16 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Binghamton University
Vestal, NY

In general, Binghamton University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

42%

Annual Degrees Awarded

80

SAT Score

1,340–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$19,535

Median Starting Salary

$64,123

#17

#17 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, NY

Generally, Rochester Institute of Technology is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

163

SAT Score

1,290–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$39,600

Median Starting Salary

$65,525

#18

#18 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA

the University of California-Irvine is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

115

SAT Score

1,240–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$14,033

Median Starting Salary

$60,602

#19

#19 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

In general, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

191

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$13,951

Median Starting Salary

$63,970

#20

#20 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

In general, the University of Missouri-Kansas City is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

196

SAT Score

1,090–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,739

Median Starting Salary

$62,961

#21

#21 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

North Carolina State University at Raleigh is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

109

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$14,852

Median Starting Salary

$64,807

#22

#22 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Arizona State University Campus Immersion
Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University Campus Immersion is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

267

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,808

Median Starting Salary

$61,421

#23

#23 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Every year, Penn receives approximately 54,600 applications from prospective freshman with an acceptance...

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

102

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$26,123

Median Starting Salary

$58,841

#24

#24 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Illinois Springfield
Springfield, IL

the University of Illinois Springfield is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

95

SAT Score

1,010–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$11,733

Median Starting Salary

$62,676

#25

#25 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO

Generally, the University of Central Missouri is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

202

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$15,117

Median Starting Salary

$67,026

#26

#26 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA

Overall, Worcester Polytechnic Institute is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

56

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$46,876

Median Starting Salary

$73,685

#27

#27 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Colorado School of Mines
Golden, CO

Colorado School of Mines is a fairly selective school. They receive 10,886 applications every admission...

Acceptance Rate

58%

Annual Degrees Awarded

48

SAT Score

1,350–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$29,425

Median Starting Salary

$67,057

#28

#28 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

Oregon State University is a somewhat selective school. The institution receives about 26,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

88

SAT Score

1,110–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$21,163

Median Starting Salary

$63,377

#29

#29 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

Northwestern University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

96

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$22,095

Median Starting Salary

$62,308

#30

#30 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

the University of California-Los Angeles is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

116

SAT Score

1,320–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$16,999

Median Starting Salary

$58,951

#31

#31 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northwest Missouri State University
Maryville, MO

Northwest Missouri State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

86

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,197

Median Starting Salary

$68,352

#32

#32 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

In general, Carnegie Mellon University is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

81

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$33,499

Median Starting Salary

$66,444

#33

#33 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Washington University in St Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Washington University in St Louis is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

74

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,432

Median Starting Salary

$66,716

#34

#34 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Boston University
Boston, MA

Boston University is a extremely selective school. Approximately 80,800 applications are received by Boston...

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

126

SAT Score

1,370–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$27,829

Median Starting Salary

$66,848

#35

#35 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

the University of California-Santa Barbara is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

26%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,260–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$16,874

Median Starting Salary

$60,473

#36

#36 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

131

SAT Score

1,380–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$17,402

Median Starting Salary

$62,102

#37

#37 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
Harrisburg, PA

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

109

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$10,022

Median Starting Salary

$63,553

#38

#38 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Davis
Davis, CA

the University of California-Davis is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

68

SAT Score

1,180–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$17,385

Median Starting Salary

$60,987

#39

#39 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Washington-Bothell Campus
Bothell, WA

the University of Washington-Bothell Campus is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

42

SAT Score

1,200–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$9,357

Median Starting Salary

$63,567

#40

#40 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Riverside
Riverside, CA

the University of California-Riverside is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

54

SAT Score

1,090–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$14,487

Median Starting Salary

$61,608

#41

#41 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY

Generally, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,370–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$39,127

Median Starting Salary

$67,046

#42

#42 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Texas A&M University-College Station
College Station, TX

Texas A&M University-College Station is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

86

SAT Score

1,170–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$20,375

Median Starting Salary

$64,581

#43

#43 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

the University of California-Santa Cruz is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,180–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$17,975

Median Starting Salary

$62,231

#44

#44 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Pace University
New York, NY

Pace University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

74

SAT Score

1,140–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$33,363

Median Starting Salary

$66,786

#45

#45 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Maharishi International University
Fairfield, IA

Generally, Maharishi International University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

348

SAT Score

960–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$16,979

Median Starting Salary

$59,515

#46

#46 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

Generally, the University of Minnesota Twin Cities is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

74

SAT Score

1,290–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$16,018

Median Starting Salary

$67,293

#47

#47 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH

Every year, approximately 28,300 students apply to Dartmouth through the Common Application.

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$19,208

Median Starting Salary

$63,188

#48

#48 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, MD

the University of Maryland-College Park is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

62

SAT Score

1,360–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$16,210

Median Starting Salary

$64,549

#49

#49 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Monroe College
Bronx, NY

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$9,157

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#50

#50 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Duke University
Durham, NC

Duke is one of the most selective schools in the country, only admitting 3,200 out of 50,000 applications.

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

49

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,694

Median Starting Salary

$62,434

#51

#51 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Fullerton
Fullerton, CA

California State University-Fullerton is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

75

SAT Score

1,000–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$7,925

Median Starting Salary

$62,885

#52

#52 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

In 2016, Harvard received a record breaking amount of first year applications: 39,044.

Acceptance Rate

3%

Annual Degrees Awarded

42

SAT Score

1,500–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$19,491

Median Starting Salary

$57,419

#53

#53 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Lewis University
Romeoville, IL

Lewis University is a fairly selective school. They receive about 4,750 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,030–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$19,184

Median Starting Salary

$67,332

#54

#54 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK

the University of Tulsa is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,080–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$28,087

Median Starting Salary

$62,900

#55

#55 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO

the University of Colorado Boulder is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

1,190–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$21,836

Median Starting Salary

$66,557

#56

#56 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Overall, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

30%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,230–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$19,184

Median Starting Salary

$66,328

#57

#57 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Purdue University-Main Campus
West Lafayette, IN

Purdue University-Main Campus is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

62

SAT Score

1,230–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$12,576

Median Starting Salary

$67,452

#58

#58 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Tufts University
Medford, MA

Tufts University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

10%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,460–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$30,479

Median Starting Salary

$66,576

#59

#59 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-East Bay
Hayward, CA

California State University-East Bay is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

68

SAT Score

830–1,050

Est. Net Price *

$11,464

Median Starting Salary

$63,052

#60

#60 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Brandeis University is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,380–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$45,565

Median Starting Salary

$66,294

#61

#61 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Portland State University
Portland, OR

Generally, Portland State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

77

SAT Score

970–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$16,273

Median Starting Salary

$61,850

#62

#62 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, IL

the University of Illinois Chicago is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

68

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$10,384

Median Starting Salary

$62,949

#63

#63 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Rowan University
Glassboro, NJ

Rowan University is a somewhat selective school. The institution receives about 16,900 applications every...

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$20,963

Median Starting Salary

$68,186

#64

#64 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

36

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$25,606

Median Starting Salary

$61,028

#65

#65 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT

Generally, Wesleyan University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,350–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$21,270

Median Starting Salary

$68,215

#66

#66 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Seattle University
Seattle, WA

Generally, Seattle University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

32

SAT Score

1,160–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$35,412

Median Starting Salary

$68,343

#67

#67 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

George Washington University
Washington, DC

George Washington University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

55

SAT Score

1,360–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$42,723

Median Starting Salary

$65,266

#68

#68 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD

Overall, the University of Maryland-Baltimore County is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

36

SAT Score

1,210–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$17,692

Median Starting Salary

$63,295

#69

#69 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Governors State University
University Park, IL

Generally, Governors State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

830–1,060

Est. Net Price *

$9,833

Median Starting Salary

$64,065

#70

#70 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Wichita State University
Wichita, KS

Generally, Wichita State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

49

SAT Score

1,010–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$13,553

Median Starting Salary

$64,725

#71

#71 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Campbellsville University
Campbellsville, KY

Campbellsville University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

117

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$20,987

Median Starting Salary

$65,424

#72

#72 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Rivier University
Nashua, NH

Rivier University is a somewhat selective school. They receive roughly 1,600 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

900–1,060

Est. Net Price *

$28,983

Median Starting Salary

$69,493

#73

#73 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

In general, Case Western Reserve University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

27%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,420–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$38,279

Median Starting Salary

$67,252

#74

#74 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Tennessee Technological University
Cookeville, TN

Tennessee Technological University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,010–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$15,188

Median Starting Salary

$63,371

#75

#75 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Auburn University at Montgomery
Montgomery, AL

Auburn University at Montgomery is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

34

SAT Score

980–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$13,163

Median Starting Salary

$63,597

#76

#76 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Villanova University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

1,400–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$34,837

Median Starting Salary

$71,329

#77

#77 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

William Jessup University
Rocklin, CA

William Jessup University is a fairly selective school. They receive approximately 700 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,020–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$27,591

Median Starting Salary

$67,819

#78

#78 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

Lehigh University is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,350–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$30,453

Median Starting Salary

$67,233

#79

#79 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Saint Martin's University
Lacey, WA

Saint Martin's University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

950–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$21,811

Median Starting Salary

$64,335

#80

#80 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

the University of San Francisco is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

42

SAT Score

1,240–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$42,953

Median Starting Salary

$65,637

#81

#81 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Oklahoma Christian University
Edmond, OK

In general, Oklahoma Christian University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,020–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$20,237

Median Starting Salary

$69,596

#82

#82 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA

California State University-Channel Islands is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

870–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$13,540

Median Starting Salary

$64,002

#83

#83 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Long Beach
Long Beach, CA

California State University-Long Beach is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

1,030–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$9,346

Median Starting Salary

$61,890

#84

#84 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Socorro, NM

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,130–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$10,429

Median Starting Salary

$59,173

#85

#85 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Indiana University-Bloomington
Bloomington, IN

Indiana University-Bloomington is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,220–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$16,234

Median Starting Salary

$68,706

#86

#86 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD

Frostburg State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

980–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$16,114

Median Starting Salary

$67,596

#87

#87 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

the University of Georgia is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$65,670

#88

#88 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Fitchburg State University
Fitchburg, MA

Fitchburg State University is a non selective school. The institution receives roughly 3,080 applications...

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

45

SAT Score

1,030–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$15,535

Median Starting Salary

$68,431

#89

#89 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Bradley University
Peoria, IL

Generally, Bradley University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,090–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$24,053

Median Starting Salary

$68,899

#90

#90 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown, PA

Overall, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,040–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$20,776

Median Starting Salary

$70,692

#91

#91 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,370–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$10,614

Median Starting Salary

$64,325

#92

#92 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Virginia State University
Petersburg, VA

Virginia State University is a non selective school. The school receives about 8,230 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

830–1,020

Est. Net Price *

$15,773

Median Starting Salary

$65,809

#93

#93 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA

Kennesaw State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$18,079

Median Starting Salary

$64,237

#94

#94 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

the University of Rochester is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,400–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$39,775

Median Starting Salary

$63,719

#95

#95 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Drexel University is a somewhat selective school. They receive about 37,000 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,240–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$39,267

Median Starting Salary

$63,437

#96

#96 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Georgetown University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,420–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$35,566

Median Starting Salary

$65,171

#97

#97 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Towson University
Towson, MD

Overall, Towson University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

33

SAT Score

1,010–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$14,443

Median Starting Salary

$68,055

#98

#98 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Washington State University
Pullman, WA

Washington State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,030–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$17,911

Median Starting Salary

$64,721

#99

#99 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Emory University is a extremely selective school. The institution receives approximately 33,200 applications...

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,430–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$26,680

Median Starting Salary

$62,919

#100

#100 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI

Michigan Technological University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,150–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$18,235

Median Starting Salary

$65,232

#101

#101 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Southern University and A & M College
Baton Rouge, LA

Southern University and A & M College is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

850–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$16,959

Median Starting Salary

$62,889

#102

#102 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Sacramento
Sacramento, CA

California State University-Sacramento is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$11,596

Median Starting Salary

$63,701

#103

#103 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Purdue University Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne, IN

Overall, Purdue University Fort Wayne is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,000–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$11,951

Median Starting Salary

$66,143

#104

#104 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Pomona, CA

In general, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,010–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$12,480

Median Starting Salary

$61,253

#105

#105 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

College of Staten Island CUNY
Staten Island, NY

the College of Staten Island CUNY is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

910–1,100

Est. Net Price *

$7,217

Median Starting Salary

$63,163

#106

#106 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Generally, the University of South Florida is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

44%

Annual Degrees Awarded

41

SAT Score

1,150–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$11,004

Median Starting Salary

$61,236

#107

#107 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Texas State University
San Marcos, TX

Texas State University is a non selective school. They receive about 28,900 applications every admission...

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

45

SAT Score

990–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$14,120

Median Starting Salary

$65,319

#108

#108 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Overall, Southern Methodist University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,390–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$45,094

Median Starting Salary

$64,938

#109

#109 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Georgia State University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 26,000...

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,589

Median Starting Salary

$62,031

#110

#110 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC

the University of South Carolina-Columbia is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$22,427

Median Starting Salary

$67,820

#111

#111 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Chicago State University
Chicago, IL

Generally, Chicago State University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

34

SAT Score

790–980

Est. Net Price *

$6,446

Median Starting Salary

$63,202

#112

#112 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Hood College
Frederick, MD

Hood College is a somewhat selective school. They receive about 3,000 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$23,624

Median Starting Salary

$67,868

#113

#113 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

North Dakota State University
Fargo, ND

Generally, North Dakota State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$15,962

Median Starting Salary

$70,025

#114

#114 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Missouri State University-Springfield
Springfield, MO

Missouri State University-Springfield is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

36

SAT Score

1,040–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$17,677

Median Starting Salary

$65,776

#115

#115 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus, GA

Georgia Southwestern State University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,010–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$12,186

Median Starting Salary

$65,091

#116

#116 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Tulane University of Louisiana is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,390–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,263

Median Starting Salary

$64,204

#117

#117 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Boston
Boston, MA

the University of Massachusetts-Boston is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

32

SAT Score

1,090–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$17,123

Median Starting Salary

$64,116

#118

#118 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Iowa State University
Ames, IA

Iowa State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$15,310

Median Starting Salary

$68,431

#119

#119 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, LA

Louisiana Tech University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

62%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,080–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$12,243

Median Starting Salary

$63,720

#120

#120 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of the District of Columbia
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$15,021

Median Starting Salary

$62,010

#121

#121 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Pittsburgh, PA

the University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,300–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$24,286

Median Starting Salary

$67,411

#122

#122 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

In general, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$21,880

Median Starting Salary

$64,134

#123

#123 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

In general, the University of California-Berkeley is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,330–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$19,257

Median Starting Salary

$58,096

#124

#124 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Brigham Young University
Provo, UT

Generally, Brigham Young University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

1,280–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$13,521

Median Starting Salary

$63,261

#125

#125 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Fajardo
Fajardo, PR

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$8,929

Median Starting Salary

$61,455

#126

#126 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL

In general, the University of Miami is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

19%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,340–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$36,467

Median Starting Salary

$63,456

#127

#127 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA

the University of Washington-Seattle Campus is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,230–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$10,603

Median Starting Salary

$60,971

#128

#128 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus
Madison, NJ

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,040–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,408

Median Starting Salary

$65,744

#129

#129 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC

Generally, Wake Forest University is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,260–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$26,197

Median Starting Salary

$73,230

#130

#130 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

SUNY at Albany
Albany, NY

In general, SUNY at Albany is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

1,120–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$17,714

Median Starting Salary

$63,692

#131

#131 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Saint Louis University
Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,240–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$29,651

Median Starting Salary

$68,322

#132

#132 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY

In general, Hofstra University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,200–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$35,036

Median Starting Salary

$68,043

#133

#133 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Saint Joseph's University
Philadelphia, PA

Generally, Saint Joseph's University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,170–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$33,777

Median Starting Salary

$73,883

#134

#134 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

American University
Washington, DC

American University is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

41%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,310–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$41,369

Median Starting Salary

$68,162

#135

#135 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN

In general, The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,040–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,417

Median Starting Salary

$65,296

#136

#136 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

North Carolina A & T State University
Greensboro, NC

North Carolina A & T State University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

950–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$9,189

Median Starting Salary

$64,544

#137

#137 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Miami University-Oxford
Oxford, OH

Overall, Miami University-Oxford is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,230–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$23,031

Median Starting Salary

$68,558

#138

#138 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus
Teaneck, NJ

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,030

Median Starting Salary

$66,548

#139

#139 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

San Diego State University
San Diego, CA

San Diego State University is a highly selective school. They receive approximately 77,000 applications every...

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$13,017

Median Starting Salary

$61,984

#140

#140 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Kent State University at Kent
Kent, OH

In general, Kent State University at Kent is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

980–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$19,046

Median Starting Salary

$66,636

#141

#141 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Baylor University
Waco, TX

In general, Baylor University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

46%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,270–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$45,988

Median Starting Salary

$68,442

#142

#142 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Wentworth Institute of Technology
Boston, MA

Generally, Wentworth Institute of Technology is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$37,901

Median Starting Salary

$67,966

#143

#143 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Vermont
Burlington, VT

the University of Vermont is a fairly selective school. Around 30,000 applications are received by the...

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$21,849

Median Starting Salary

$70,904

#144

#144 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus
Norman, OK

Generally, the University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,140–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$22,601

Median Starting Salary

$64,188

#145

#145 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Lowell, MA

the University of Massachusetts-Lowell is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,180–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$17,240

Median Starting Salary

$64,421

#146

#146 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Denver
Denver, CO

the University of Denver is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,270–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$42,423

Median Starting Salary

$67,795

#147

#147 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

98%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

960–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,586

Median Starting Salary

$65,675

#148

#148 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Nova Southeastern University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,040–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$29,589

Median Starting Salary

$62,904

#149

#149 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,230–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$37,511

Median Starting Salary

$66,318

#150

#150 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

the University of Utah is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$12,399

Median Starting Salary

$62,301

#151

#151 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Appalachian State University
Boone, NC

Appalachian State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,090–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$13,084

Median Starting Salary

$66,792

#152

#152 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

College of Charleston
Charleston, SC

Generally, the College of Charleston is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,150–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$21,120

Median Starting Salary

$66,627

#153

#153 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN

Tennessee State University is a fairly selective school. The school receives approximately 4,810 applications...

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

880–1,040

Est. Net Price *

$11,986

Median Starting Salary

$63,479

#154

#154 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Cleveland State University
Cleveland, OH

Cleveland State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

940–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$15,719

Median Starting Salary

$63,159

#155

#155 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Nevada-Reno
Reno, NV

the University of Nevada-Reno is a non selective school. They receive about 9,400 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,050–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$16,670

Median Starting Salary

$64,579

#156

#156 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA

In general, the University of the Pacific is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,150–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$28,164

Median Starting Salary

$63,646

#157

#157 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ

New Jersey Institute of Technology is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,200–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$17,762

Median Starting Salary

$59,527

#158

#158 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

the University of Arizona is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,110–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$17,075

Median Starting Salary

$63,745

#159

#159 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Clarkson University
Potsdam, NY

In general, Clarkson University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,200–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$32,450

Median Starting Salary

$67,469

#160

#160 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

In general, Duquesne University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,170–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$33,919

Median Starting Salary

$71,060

#161

#161 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

The Catholic University of America
Washington, DC

Overall, The Catholic University of America is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,050–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$36,031

Median Starting Salary

$76,396

#162

#162 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, NE

Generally, the University of Nebraska at Omaha is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

970–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$12,973

Median Starting Salary

$66,126

#163

#163 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Houston-Clear Lake
Houston, TX

the University of Houston-Clear Lake is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,000–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$17,871

Median Starting Salary

$62,115

#164

#164 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

1,140–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,296

Median Starting Salary

$64,962

#165

#165 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA

San Francisco State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$13,267

Median Starting Salary

$63,326

#166

#166 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Howard University
Washington, DC

Howard University is a fairly selective school. The school receives about 19,200 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,050–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$28,279

Median Starting Salary

$63,515

#167

#167 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Citadel Military College of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$21,846

Median Starting Salary

$68,047

#168

#168 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

Montana State University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 28,800...

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$17,250

Median Starting Salary

$65,489

#169

#169 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL

Northern Illinois University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

960–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$13,884

Median Starting Salary

$64,394

#170

#170 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

the University of Arkansas is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,208

Median Starting Salary

$66,577

#171

#171 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Iona University
New Rochelle, NY

Iona University is a non selective school. The institution receives approximately 6,230 applications...

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,050–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$28,827

Median Starting Salary

$68,544

#172

#172 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL

Florida Institute of Technology is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,120–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$30,752

Median Starting Salary

$58,725

#173

#173 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

San Jose State University
San Jose, CA

San Jose State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

33

SAT Score

1,010–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,219

Median Starting Salary

$61,994

#174

#174 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Bridgewater State University
Bridgewater, MA

Bridgewater State University is a non selective school. The school receives about 8,810 applications...

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$17,225

Median Starting Salary

$69,398

#175

#175 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN

Middle Tennessee State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,020–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$13,062

Median Starting Salary

$64,152

#176

#176 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Southern Adventist University
Collegedale, TN

Southern Adventist University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,000–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$24,332

Median Starting Salary

$67,829

#177

#177 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

West Virginia University is a non selective school. They receive roughly 18,200 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,020–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$12,202

Median Starting Salary

$66,560

#178

#178 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC

In general, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$10,979

Median Starting Salary

$64,785

#179

#179 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO

Generally, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,080–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$64,581

#180

#180 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Purdue University Northwest
Hammond, IN

Purdue University Northwest is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

960–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$9,162

Median Starting Salary

$66,702

#181

#181 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Minnesota Duluth
Duluth, MN

the University of Minnesota Duluth is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$18,031

Median Starting Salary

$70,293

#182

#182 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Ohio University-Main Campus
Athens, OH

In general, Ohio University-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$20,207

Median Starting Salary

$66,946

#183

#183 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI

the University of Hawaii at Manoa is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

990–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$13,639

Median Starting Salary

$63,964

#184

#184 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Whitewater, WI

Overall, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$13,322

Median Starting Salary

$69,820

#185

#185 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Missouri-St Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Generally, the University of Missouri-St Louis is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

51%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,040–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$13,211

Median Starting Salary

$62,111

#186

#186 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI

In general, Central Michigan University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,000–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$15,605

Median Starting Salary

$67,766

#187

#187 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Idaho
Moscow, ID

In general, the University of Idaho is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,000–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$14,954

Median Starting Salary

$65,012

#188

#188 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC

East Carolina University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,020–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,410

Median Starting Salary

$66,629

#189

#189 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Lamar University
Beaumont, TX

Lamar University is a somewhat selective school. Approximately 6,210 applications are received by the school...

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

830–1,030

Est. Net Price *

$11,757

Median Starting Salary

$64,227

#190

#190 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Memphis
Memphis, TN

the University of Memphis is a non selective school. They receive about 15,800 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

930–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,873

Median Starting Salary

$62,898

#191

#191 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR

the University of Central Arkansas is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$15,456

Median Starting Salary

$63,831

#192

#192 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Lawrence Technological University
Southfield, MI

Lawrence Technological University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$32,641

Median Starting Salary

$65,178

#193

#193 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ

Northern Arizona University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

990–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$17,115

Median Starting Salary

$65,682

#194

#194 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Mississippi College
Clinton, MS

Mississippi College is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$20,874

Median Starting Salary

$64,210

#195

#195 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
River Falls, WI

Generally, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$13,427

Median Starting Salary

$69,965

#196

#196 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Felician University
Lodi, NJ

Felician University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

910–1,120

Est. Net Price *

$15,743

Median Starting Salary

$64,991

#197

#197 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, IL

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$64,207

#198

#198 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Chico
Chico, CA

In general, California State University-Chico is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$15,517

Median Starting Salary

$63,399

#199

#199 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Metropolitan State University
Saint Paul, MN

Metropolitan State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,080–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$19,347

Median Starting Salary

$63,417

#200

#200 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Maine
Orono, ME

the University of Maine is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,080–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$17,617

Median Starting Salary

$67,855

#201

#201 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,551

Median Starting Salary

$66,000

#202

#202 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Washington-Tacoma Campus
Tacoma, WA

the University of Washington-Tacoma Campus is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

960–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$10,680

Median Starting Salary

$64,576

#203

#203 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Edinburg, TX

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

890–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$8,105

Median Starting Salary

$62,869

#204

#204 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Clark Atlanta University
Atlanta, GA

Overall, Clark Atlanta University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

890–1,090

Est. Net Price *

$30,015

Median Starting Salary

$64,676

#205

#205 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY Brooklyn College
Brooklyn, NY

CUNY Brooklyn College is a fairly selective school. The institution receives roughly 28,900 applications...

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,030–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$5,972

Median Starting Salary

$61,562

#206

#206 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY Queens College
Queens, NY

Generally, CUNY Queens College is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,050–1,200

Est. Net Price *

$6,434

Median Starting Salary

$61,343

#207

#207 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, CT

Generally, the University of Bridgeport is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

940–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$28,470

Median Starting Salary

$65,238

#208

#208 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

Western Michigan University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,000–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$20,030

Median Starting Salary

$66,303

#209

#209 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Boise State University
Boise, ID

Generally, Boise State University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,050–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$17,724

Median Starting Salary

$64,643

#210

#210 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV

Generally, the University of Nevada-Las Vegas is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

980–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,159

Median Starting Salary

$63,909

#211

#211 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-San Marcos
San Marcos, CA

California State University-San Marcos is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

950–1,130

Est. Net Price *

$10,463

Median Starting Salary

$63,906

#212

#212 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

California State University-Los Angeles is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

870–1,060

Est. Net Price *

$5,801

Median Starting Salary

$63,164

#213

#213 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY

Overall, Northern Kentucky University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,020–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$7,259

Median Starting Salary

$65,634

#214

#214 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Northridge
Northridge, CA

California State University-Northridge is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

900–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$8,936

Median Starting Salary

$62,902

#215

#215 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of West Georgia
Carrollton, GA

Overall, the University of West Georgia is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

930–1,130

Est. Net Price *

$15,625

Median Starting Salary

$65,076

#216

#216 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY Hunter College
New York, NY

CUNY Hunter College is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$4,848

Median Starting Salary

$60,625

#217

#217 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND

the University of North Dakota is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,050–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,359

Median Starting Salary

$69,829

#218

#218 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY

Overall, the University of Wyoming is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$12,819

Median Starting Salary

$65,906

#219

#219 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

West Virginia State University
Institute, WV

West Virginia State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

880–1,090

Est. Net Price *

$11,684

Median Starting Salary

$65,592

#220

#220 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN

In general, Indiana State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

910–1,130

Est. Net Price *

$12,688

Median Starting Salary

$65,747

#221

#221 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Weber State University
Ogden, UT

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$10,525

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#222

#222 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Generally, the University of New Orleans is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

930–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$11,508

Median Starting Salary

$61,789

#223

#223 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Akron Main Campus
Akron, OH

the University of Akron Main Campus is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

980–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$14,667

Median Starting Salary

$64,715

#224

#224 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Mercy College is a non selective school. Approximately 7,890 applications are received by the school every...

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,040–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$15,879

Median Starting Salary

$63,058

#225

#225 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Utah State University
Logan, UT

Utah State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,050–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$14,577

Median Starting Salary

$64,448

#226

#226 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Fresno
Fresno, CA

California State University-Fresno is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

890–1,100

Est. Net Price *

$7,507

Median Starting Salary

$63,632

#227

#227 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

The University of Montana
Missoula, MT

The University of Montana is a non selective school. The school receives roughly 8,900 applications each...

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

990–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$16,361

Median Starting Salary

$63,769

#228

#228 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY City College
New York, NY

CUNY City College is a fairly selective school. The institution receives roughly 34,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,060–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$5,181

Median Starting Salary

$60,694

#229

#229 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Saint Cloud State University
Saint Cloud, MN

Saint Cloud State University is a non selective school. They receive about 4,800 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

980–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$14,065

Median Starting Salary

$67,185

#230

#230 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-San Bernardino
San Bernardino, CA

California State University-San Bernardino is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

900–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$8,805

Median Starting Salary

$64,088

#231

#231 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA

Georgia Southern University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

980–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$15,352

Median Starting Salary

$66,075

#232

#232 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, LA

the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,020–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,036

Median Starting Salary

$63,876

#233

#233 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Central Oklahoma
Edmond, OK

the University of Central Oklahoma is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$18,055

Median Starting Salary

$64,637

#234

#234 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Delaware State University
Dover, DE

Generally, Delaware State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

850–1,070

Est. Net Price *

$11,886

Median Starting Salary

$67,184

#235

#235 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Las Cruces, NM

Overall, New Mexico State University-Main Campus is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

920–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$10,407

Median Starting Salary

$62,555

#236

#236 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Morgan State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

890–1,070

Est. Net Price *

$13,956

Median Starting Salary

$64,725

#237

#237 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK

the University of Alaska Fairbanks is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,010–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$9,450

Median Starting Salary

$63,786

#238

#238 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY Lehman College
Bronx, NY

CUNY Lehman College is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 22,500 applications...

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

960–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$4,974

Median Starting Salary

$61,415

#239

#239 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

California State University-Dominguez Hills
Carson, CA

California State University-Dominguez Hills is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

780–960

Est. Net Price *

$5,068

Median Starting Salary

$62,729

#240

#240 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Davenport University
Grand Rapids, MI

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$18,350

Median Starting Salary

$63,487

#241

#241 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL

Roosevelt University is a non selective school. The school receives approximately 3,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

850–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$22,117

Median Starting Salary

$63,759

#242

#242 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Grand Canyon University
Phoenix, AZ

Grand Canyon University is a somewhat selective school. The school receives approximately 29,300 applications...

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

960–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$21,939

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#243

#243 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago, IL

Northeastern Illinois University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

820–1,020

Est. Net Price *

$14,262

Median Starting Salary

$63,374

#244

#244 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, MI

Eastern Michigan University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

940–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$15,826

Median Starting Salary

$65,412

#245

#245 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Saint Leo University
Saint Leo, FL

Overall, Saint Leo University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,000–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$20,390

Median Starting Salary

$63,006

#246

#246 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Central Washington University
Ellensburg, WA

In general, Central Washington University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

930–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$15,864

Median Starting Salary

$65,961

#247

#247 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

St. Mary's University
San Antonio, TX

Overall, St- Mary's University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,030–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$21,379

Median Starting Salary

$63,195

#248

#248 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Texas Southern University
Houston, TX

Overall, Texas Southern University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

830–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$11,826

Median Starting Salary

$63,841

#249

#249 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Idaho State University
Pocatello, ID

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$12,425

Median Starting Salary

$64,783

#250

#250 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Utah Valley University
Orem, UT

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$9,346

Median Starting Salary

$64,947

#251

#251 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Houston-Victoria
Victoria, TX

Overall, the University of Houston-Victoria is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

920–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$11,761

Median Starting Salary

$63,267

#252

#252 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

North American University
Stafford, TX

Acceptance Rate

100%

Annual Degrees Awarded

68

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$13,978

Median Starting Salary

$62,313

#253

#253 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Arizona State University Digital Immersion
Scottsdale, AZ

Arizona State University Digital Immersion is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

278

SAT Score

860–1,020

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$64,899

#254

#254 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

118

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$16,106

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#255

#255 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

San Francisco Bay University
Fremont, CA

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$12,510

Median Starting Salary

$0

#256

#256 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA

Acceptance Rate

1%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$64,931

#257

#257 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

City University of Seattle
Seattle, WA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$63,570

#258

#258 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

56

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$26,747

Median Starting Salary

$65,210

#259

#259 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Franklin University
Columbus, OH

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$18,989

Median Starting Salary

$62,347

#260

#260 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

National University
San Diego, CA

Overall, National University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

750–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$30,527

Median Starting Salary

$64,409

#261

#261 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Northcentral University
San Diego, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#262

#262 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

CUNY Graduate School and University Center
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

24%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$62,785

#263

#263 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Sofia University
Palo Alto, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

#264

#264 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

Texas A&M University-San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

In general, Texas A&M University-San Antonio is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

850–1,070

Est. Net Price *

$11,043

Median Starting Salary

$62,760

#265

#265 Best College for Computer Science in the U.S.

University of Management and Technology
Arlington, VA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$12,575

Median Starting Salary

$66,389

*The estimated net prices above are College Raptor’s estimate. Please contact the college financial aid office for actual net cost figures.

About Computer Science

A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

Students majoring in Computer Science can earn up to a Doctors degree research scholarship. On average, 29% percent of women and 71% percent of men make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Computer Science is most common in California. The Median Starting Salary for an undergraduate degree in Computer Science is $62,633.

Popularity of Computer Science Degrees in the U.S.
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Careers

Majoring in Computer Science, your education is applicable to different careers. Computer Science majors go on to find jobs including Computer and Information Systems Managers and Computer Occupations, All Other which are in high demand. Some of the jobs with the highest salary for Computer Science majors include Computer and Information Research Scientists, Information Security Analysts and Computer Occupations, All Other.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Computer Science majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
12,017
Female Students
3,427 (28%)
Male Students
8,590 (71%)

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