Computer Science Schools In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has 43 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 Pennsylvania, 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. Allegheny College

    520 N Main St, Meadville, Pennsylvania 16335-3902

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  2. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

    400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815

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  3. Bryn Mawr College

    101 N Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010

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  4. Carnegie Mellon University

    5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3890

    23 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Cedar Crest College

    100 College Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-6196

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  6. Central Penn College

    College Hill & Valley Rds, Summerdale, Pennsylvania 17093-0309

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  7. Chestnut Hill College

    9601 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118-2693

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  8. Drexel University

    3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Duquesne University

    Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

    1 HACC Dr., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110-2999

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  11. Immaculata University

    1145 King Rd, Immaculata, Pennsylvania 19345-0702

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. King's College in Wilkes Barre

    133 N River St, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania 18711-0801

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  13. La Roche College

    9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237-5898

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  14. Lebanon Valley College

    101 N College Ave, Annville, Pennsylvania 17003-1400

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  15. Lehigh University

    27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Lock Haven University

    401 North Fairview Street, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 17745-2390

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  17. Messiah College

    One College Ave, Grantham, Pennsylvania 17027

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  18. Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus

    340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania 19422-0796

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  19. Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary

    1200 Main St, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018-6650

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  20. Newport Business Institute in Lower Burrell

    945 Greensburg Rd, Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania 15068

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  21. Northampton County Area Community College

    3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599

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  22. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College

    5091 Station Rd, Erie, Pennsylvania 16563-0002

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  23. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. University of Pennsylvania

    1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6303

    5 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. University of the Sciences

    600 S 43rd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-4495

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  26. University of Pittsburgh-Bradford

    300 Campus Drive, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701

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  27. University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

    450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904

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  28. University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

    4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. Saint Francis University

    117 Evergreen Dr, Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940

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  30. University of Scranton

    800 Linden Street, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510-4629

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  31. Seton Hill University

    1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  32. South Hills School of Business & Technology

    480 Waupelani Dr, State College, Pennsylvania 16801-4516

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  33. Swarthmore College

    500 College Ave, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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  34. Temple University

    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  35. Thiel College

    75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181

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  36. Tri-State Business Institute

    5757 W 26th St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16506-1013

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  37. Ursinus College

    601 E. Main St, Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426-1000

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  38. Westminster College in New Wilmington

    319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16172

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  39. Westmoreland County Community College

    145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, Pennsylvania 15697-1895

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  40. York College Pennsylvania

    441 Country Club Rd, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3651

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  41. Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology

    Mount Braddock Road, Mount Braddock, Pennsylvania 15465

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  42. McCann School of Business and Technology

    2650 Woodglen Road, Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901

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  43. Northwest Regional Technology Institute

    3104 State St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16508-2820

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Pennsylvania 56,660
National 1,479,220

Approximately 4% of the country's computer science professionals work in Pennsylvania state.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Pennsylvania

55,260 58,930 60,230 59,380 14,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of computer science professionals is shrinking in Pennsylvania. There were 40,970 less computer science professionals working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of computer science has shrunk by 74% in Pennsylvania. 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 Pennsylvania

$64,242 $67,626 $70,858 $72,206 $81,330
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer science professionals is increasing in Pennsylvania. In 2006 computer science professionals made a mean salary of $64,242 per year, and in 2010 they made $81,330 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$43,327
25th percentile
$56,527
50th percentile
$74,843
75th percentile
$98,450
90th percentile
$122,057

Thus, computer science professionals' salaries grew by 21% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of computer science, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid computer science professionals earning 182% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Pennsylvania state.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Computer Engineering
$85,427
Computer Forensics
$74,720
Computer Programming
$71,290
Computer Science
$74,068
Information Systems
$101,250
Information Technology
$80,981

In Pennsylvania, computer science professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
10
bachelor
32
master
6
doctor
5
Certificate
2
Total55

The number of students graduating from the 43 accredited computer science schools in Pennsylvania is decreasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 889 graduates in 2006. And there were 657 graduates from computer science courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania by 26%. A majority of these graduates, or 58%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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