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Computer Engineering Schools In Tennessee

Computer Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 7 accredited computer engineering schools in Tennessee. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer engineering in the state of Tennessee, which encompasses computer engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Lipscomb University

    One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Memphis

    Memphis, Tennessee 38152

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Southwest Tennessee Community College

    737 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38103

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Tennessee State University

    3500 John Merritt Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-1561

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Tennessee Technological University

    1 William L. Jones Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee 38505-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Vanderbilt University

    2101 West End Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee 37240

    17 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Tennessee 6,270
National 945,160

Approximately 0% of the country's computer engineering professionals work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Tennessee

5,910 7,010 6,630 6,330 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Computer Engineering is a shrinking field in Tennessee. 5,630 less computer engineering professionals were working in Tennessee in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of computer engineering has shrunk by 95% in Tennessee. 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 Tennessee

$63,377 $66,810 $70,143 $76,507 $77,700
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer engineering professionals is increasing in Tennessee. The mean salary for computer engineering professionals in 2006 was $63,377 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $77,700 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Tennessee

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Thus, there was a 18% growth in computer engineering professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Tennessee state, within the field of computer engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid computer engineering professionals earn 94% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Tennessee

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering

Computer engineering professionals in Tennessee earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of computer engineering professionals is decreasing in Tennessee state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited computer engineering schools in Tennessee state is decreasing. In Tennessee, there were 122 graduates in 2006. And there were 99 graduates from computer engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 19% percent decrease in the number of computer engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Tennessee. A majority of these graduates, or 55%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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