Computer Science Schools In Louisiana

Louisiana has 15 accredited computer science schools where computer science faculty who teach computer science classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer science and computer science training in Louisiana, which includes computer science training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  2. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  3. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  5. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  7. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  8. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  9. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  10. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  11. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  12. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  13. Southern University at Shreveport

    3050 Martin Luther King Dr, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107

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  14. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  15. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Louisiana 10,820
National 1,479,220

Approximately 1% of the country's computer science professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Louisiana

9,660 9,220 10,280 10,190 2,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, computer science is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 7,010 less computer science professionals working in Louisiana than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has shrunk by 73% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of computer science professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 71% from 2006 to 2010.

Computer Science VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$51,450 $54,852 $53,732 $55,524 $62,957
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer science professionals is increasing in Louisiana. In 2006 computer science professionals made a mean salary of $51,450 per year, and in 2010 they made $62,957 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$33,667
25th percentile
$44,700
50th percentile
$58,990
75th percentile
$76,750
90th percentile
$100,083

This represents a 18% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, 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 197%

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Computer Engineering
$76,710
Computer Forensics
$54,185
Computer Programming
$60,630
Computer Science
$58,912
Information Systems
$72,360
Information Technology
$64,804

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
14
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total21

The number of students graduating from the 15 accredited computer science schools in Louisiana is decreasing. In 2006, 409 students graduated from computer science courses in Louisiana. And in 2010, 290 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 29%. 67% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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