Top Computer Software Engineering All Programs - 2020

Of the 3,265 Computer Software Engineering degrees granted each year, men make up 74% percent and women make up 26% percent of the area of study. Did you know that California has more students being awarded a degree in Computer Software Engineering than any other state? In fact, California awarded 801 degrees last year! The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Computer Software Engineering is $67,150.

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See where Computer Software Engineering is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Computer Software Engineering degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Computer Software Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University, Northeastern University and Arizona State University-Polytechnic are three schools well-known for Computer Software Engineering programs. In fact, around 136 Carnegie Mellon University students are pursuing degrees in Computer Software Engineering. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Computer Software Engineering Majors

The highest paying careers for Computer Software Engineering majors include Architectural and Engineering Managers, Software Developers, Systems Software and Software Developers, Applications. But, another thing to think about is how much demand there is for specific careers. Jobs that are in high need that a degree in Computer Software Engineering can prepare you for are Software Developers, Applications, Software Developers, Systems Software and Architectural and Engineering Managers.

Top Paying Careers for Computer Software Engineering

  1. Architectural and Engineering Managers   (Median Wage: $140,760)
  2. Software Developers, Systems Software   (Median Wage: $110,000)
  3. Software Developers, Applications   (Median Wage: $103,620)
  4. Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $101,720)
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