Computer Science Schools In Minnesota

Minnesota has 31 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 Minnesota, which includes 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. Walden University

    155 Fifth Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

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  2. Anoka-Ramsey Community College

    11200 Mississippi Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids, Minnesota 55433-3470

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  3. Augsburg College

    2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454

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  4. Bemidji State University

    1500 Birchmont Dr, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601

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  5. Carleton College

    One North College Street, Northfield, Minnesota 55057-4001

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  6. Concordia College at Moorhead

    901 S 8th St, Moorhead, Minnesota 56562

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  7. Dakota County Technical College

    1300 145th Street East, Rosemount, Minnesota 55068-2999

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  8. Minnesota State Community and Technical College

    1414 College Way, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537-1000

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  9. Gustavus Adolphus College

    800 West College Avenue, Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082-1498

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  10. Inver Hills Community College

    2500 80th St E, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota 55076-3224

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  11. Minnesota State University-Mankato

    South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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  12. Metropolitan State University

    700 E Seventh St, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55106-5000

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  13. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

    100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213

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  14. University of Minnesota-Duluth

    515 Darland Administration Bldg, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

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  15. University of Minnesota-Morris

    309 Behmler Hall, Morris, Minnesota 56267

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  16. Minnesota State University-Moorhead

    1104 7th Ave S, Moorhead, Minnesota 56563

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  17. Normandale Community College

    9700 France Ave S, Bloomington, Minnesota 55431

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  18. Pine Technical College

    900 4th St SE, Pine City, Minnesota 55063

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  19. Rochester Community and Technical College

    851 30th Ave SE, Rochester, Minnesota 55904-4999

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  20. College of Saint Benedict

    37 S. College Ave., Saint Joseph, Minnesota 56374

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  21. St. Cloud Technical and Community College

    1540 Northway Drive, Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56303-1240

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  22. Saint Cloud State University

    720 Fourth Ave. South, Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498

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  23. Saint Johns University

    31802 County Rd 159, Collegeville, Minnesota 56321

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

    700 Terrace Heights, Winona, Minnesota 55987-1399

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. St. Olaf College

    1520 St Olaf Ave, Northfield, Minnesota 55057-1098

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  26. University of St Thomas in Saint Paul

    2115 Summit Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105-1078

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  27. Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College

    235 Marshall Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102-9808

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  28. Ridgewater College

    2101 15th Ave NW, Willmar, Minnesota 56201

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  29. Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical

    1250 Homer Rd, Winona, Minnesota 55987

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  30. Winona State University

    8th and Johnson St, Winona, Minnesota 55987-5838

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  31. Century Community and Technical College

    3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Minnesota Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Minnesota 35,210
National 1,479,220

Of all of the computer science professionals in the country, nearly 3% are in the state of Minnesota.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Minnesota

30,040 31,010 34,750 35,150 11,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Minnesota, the field of computer science is shrinking. 18,880 less computer science professionals were working in Minnesota in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 63% decline in the field. This decline is slower 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 Minnesota

$63,664 $67,402 $70,462 $70,530 $76,507
$45,649 $48,094 $49,813 $50,330 $51,158
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Minnesota, as the number of computer science professionals is declining, the salaries earned by computer science professionals are increasing. The mean salary for computer science professionals in 2006 was $63,664 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $76,507 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Minnesota

10th percentile
$51,197
25th percentile
$61,123
50th percentile
$73,110
75th percentile
$88,040
90th percentile
$107,430

Thus, computer science professionals' salaries grew by 17% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Minnesota state, within the field of computer science, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid computer science professionals earn 110% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Minnesota

Computer Engineering
$92,820
Computer Forensics
$69,510
Computer Programming
$70,010
Computer Science
$71,236
Information Systems
$97,190
Information Technology
$80,879

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
12
bachelor
19
master
7
doctor
2
Certificate
1
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The number of students graduating from the 31 accredited computer science schools in Minnesota is decreasing. In 2006 there were 517 computer science graduates from computer science courses in Minnesota and in 2010 there were 507 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Minnesota by 2%. 46% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Minnesota

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