Computer Science Schools In Arizona

There are 13 accredited computer science schools in Arizona for faculty who teach computer science classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in Arizona, and the future trends in computer science training at the following levels:

  • Computer Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Computer Science
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science
  • Masters degree in Computer Science
  • PhD degree in Computer Science


Schools

  1. Arizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Arizona

    1401 E University, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0066

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Cochise College

    4190 W Highway 80, Douglas, Arizona 85607-9724

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott

    3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, Arizona 86301-3720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Glendale Community College in Glendale, AZ

    6000 W Olive Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85302

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. GateWay Community College in Phoenix

    108 N. 40th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85034

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Northern Arizona University

    Knoles Drive, Babbitt Administrative Center, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011-4132

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Phoenix College

    1202 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85013

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Rio Salado College

    2323 W 14th St, Tempe, Arizona 85281

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. South Mountain Community College

    7050 S 24th St, Phoenix, Arizona 85040

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Paradise Valley Community College

    18401 N 32nd St, Phoenix, Arizona 85032

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

    2626 E Pecos Rd, Chandler, Arizona 85225-2499

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Estrella Mountain Community College

    3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, Arizona 85323-1000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Arizona 27,780
National 1,479,220

Of all of the computer science professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Arizona

26,980 27,350 27,140 28,980 6,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arizona, computer science is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 20,370 less computer science professionals working in Arizona than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 76%. This is faster than the trend for computer science professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 71% between 2006 and 2010.

Computer Science VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$58,176 $61,484 $68,000 $68,634 $75,560
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer science professionals is increasing in Arizona. The mean salary for computer science professionals in 2006 was $58,176 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $75,560 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
$43,750
25th percentile
$52,740
50th percentile
$67,863
75th percentile
$93,490
90th percentile
$119,613

This represents a 23% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Arizona, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of computer science. The pay differential between the highest paid computer science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 173%

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Arizona

Computer Engineering
$92,157
Computer Forensics
$61,470
Computer Programming
$74,420
Computer Science
$72,542
Information Systems
$97,300
Information Technology
$78,158

Computer science professionals in Arizona earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona

associate
1
bachelor
4
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
9
Total18

The number of students graduating from the 13 accredited computer science schools in Arizona is increasing. In 2006 there were 205 computer science graduates from computer science courses in Arizona and in 2010 there were 319 graduates.

Thus there was a 56% percent increase in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Arizona. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an undergraduate certificate in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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