Computer Engineering Schools In Virginia

Virginia has 12 accredited computer engineering schools where computer engineering faculty who teach computer engineering classes can find employment. The trends in Virginia's computer engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in computer engineering includes computer engineering training at the following levels:

  • Computer Engineering Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering
  • Masters degree in Computer Engineering
  • PhD degree in Computer Engineering


Schools

  1. Christopher Newport University

    1 University Place, Newport News, Virginia 23606

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. George Mason University

    4400 University Dr, Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Hampton University

    Hampton, Virginia 23668-0099

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Liberty University

    1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Norfolk State University

    700 Park Ave, Norfolk, Virginia 23504-8000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Old Dominion University

    5115 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, Virginia 23529

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

    Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0131

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Virginia Commonwealth University

    910 W Franklin St, Richmond, Virginia 23284-2512

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. University of Virginia-Main Campus

    Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

    25 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Virginia State University

    One Hayden Drive, Petersburg, Virginia 23806

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Stratford University

    7777 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Virginia 22043-2403

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. DeVry University-Virginia

    2450 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22202-3843

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Virginia Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Virginia 59,690
National 945,160

Approximately 3% of the country's computer engineering professionals work in Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Virginia

61,050 60,170 59,840 62,180 1,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Virginia, computer engineering is a shrinking field. 59,210 less computer engineering professionals were working in Virginia in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 97%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of computer engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 92% from 2006 to 2010.

Computer Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Virginia

$92,093 $95,760 $99,920 $100,040 $97,660
$46,318 $48,287 $49,095 $50,643 $51,501
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to computer engineering professionals are growing in Virginia. The mean salary for computer engineering professionals in 2006 was $92,093 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $97,660 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Virginia

10th percentile
$60,210
25th percentile
$76,100
50th percentile
$99,030
75th percentile
$118,230
90th percentile
$139,230

Thus, computer engineering professionals' salaries grew by 6% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Virginia, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of computer engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid computer engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 131%

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Virginia

Computer Engineering
$100,553
Computer Science
$78,976
Electrical Engineering
$73,885
Engineering
$76,480
Software Engineering
$99,070

In Virginia, computer engineering professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Virginia

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
5
doctor
3
Certificate
2
Total23

As the number of computer engineering professionals is decreasing in Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the 12 accredited computer engineering schools in Virginia state is increasing. In Virginia, there were 260 graduates in 2006. And there were 792 graduates from computer engineering courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of computer engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Virginia by 205%. 57% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Virginia

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