Associate in Science, Computer Programming
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The median salary for computer programmers in Pennsylvania is in the neighborhood of $77,000.* That’s a nice neighborhood. And the demand is growing—by 2024, employers in our state will need another 15,000 computer programmers.* 92% of our available Computer Programming grads are working in their field.**
Senior Software Engineer & Technical Lead, UPMC Technology and Development
Students Compete in Master the Mainframe Hackathon
It was a marathon sprint of programming, development and OS challenges for the 29 IT students and the 2 video production students who traveled to Providence, Rhode Island, to represent Pittsburgh Technical College at the Master the Mainframe Hackathon.Read the Full Article
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2016 wage data and 2014-2024 employment projections . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.
**Showcases graduates from 2017 classes. Data includes those who were available for work and were offered and/or received career search assistance from 1/1/2017-4/30/2018. Includes full-time, part-time, or freelance positions. Visit PTCollege.edu/employmentstats to learn more.
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