Other Computer Sciences
Types of Degrees Other Computer Sciences Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other computer and information sciences graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Master’s Degree in Other Computer Sciences?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of other computer science majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||17|
|Hispanic or Latino||19|
Other Computer Science appeals to people across the globe. About 13.4% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- Saudi Arabia
- South Korea
Master’s Degree Starting Salary
The U.S. Department of Education found that students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a master’s degree in other computer and information sciences made a median starting salary of $82,250 per year. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $75,975 (25th percentile) and $88,525 (75th percentile).
It is possible that some of these people may have taken positions that were not related to other computer science.
Online Other Computer Sciences Programs
In 2018-2019, 162 schools offered a other computer science program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||46||11|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||32||1|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||2||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||6||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Other Computer Sciences
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to other computer science.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Computer Information Systems||76,482|
|Computer Systems Networking||14,055|
|Computer Software & Applications||12,793|
|Computer Systems Analysis||2,472|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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