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Most Popular Colleges for Software Developers

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Software developers get paid well to do a lot of fun and interesting work. They dabble in many industries and help people bring their creative visions to life. Are you interested in pursuing a career as a software developer? Find out where other software developers attended college. Here's the list of most popular schools for software developers, as reported by graduates with jobs in the field of software development.

Most Popular Colleges for Software Developers - Full List
Most Popular Colleges for Software Developers
Harvey Mudd College
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech)
California Institute of Technology (CIT)
Full Sail University
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (RHIT)
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech)
Brigham Young University - Idaho (BYU - Idaho)
Swarthmore College
Case Western Reserve University
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)
University of Colorado - Colorado Springs (UCCS)
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Grinnell College
Harding University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Polytechnic University of New York, Brooklyn
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
All data is limited to those with a Bachelor's degree and no higher degrees who work full-time in the United States. Schools are listed in descending order of percentage of total graduates who report having the given job title. Foreign, military, and business only schools were excluded, as well as those for which there was insufficient data to conclude the popularity of a job title amongst the schools graduates. This chart is based upon PayScale Salary Survey data, and may not represent all individuals who have graduated from these schools. See full methodology for more.