Massachusetts contains five schools that offer data management programs. Northeastern University, the highest-ranking data management school in MA, has a total student population of 27,537 and is the 56th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 data management schools in Massachusetts, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northeastern University comes out as the most expensive ($32,703/yr), with Massasoit Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,610/yr.
Data Management students from Massachusetts schools who go on to become data management managers, database administrators, database engineers, database technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 108,080 people working as database administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,290. Also, Data entry keyers make on average $28,000 per year and there are about 243,550 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Massachusetts alone, there are 5,060 employed data entry keyers earning an average yearly salary of $31,020. Database administrators in this state earn $78,430/yr and there are 3,380 employed.
Also, within the data management schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from data management, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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