Iowa Computer Training Schools

While Iowa may be best known for its maddening political caucuses, technology students may also recognize the Hawkeye State as an ideal location for pursuing a tech or IT career. According to Tech-Corridor, Iowa boasts the fastest growing economy in the Midwest. Here, browse computer schools in Iowa to discover your tech training options.

Computer science education in Iowa

Institution Name No. of Computer Science Programs Offered Tuition & Fees Admission Rate
Iowa State University 4 $8,636 89.34%
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus 3 $14,263 N/A
Kaplan University-Cedar Rapids Campus 3 $15,352 N/A
University of Northern Iowa 3 $8,699 80.83%
Kaplan University-Des Moines Campus 3 $15,352 N/A
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

Tech industry and career outlook

CareerAnnual Mean WageStatewide Projected Job Growth Rate
Computer Network ArchitectsN/A11.8%
Computer Network Support Specialists$54,07012.7%
Computer Programmers$75,060-3%
Computer Systems Analysts$82,85015.1%
Database Administrators$85,33018.4%
Information Security Analysts$79,67034.1%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators$73,9408.1%
Software Developers, Applications$86,07023.3%
Software Developers, Systems Software$88,31014.4%
Web Developers$58,12016.7%
Source: 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2016-26 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com