Maryland contains five schools that offer data management programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking data management school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 data management schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Maryland-University College comes out as the most expensive ($17,626/yr), with Hagerstown Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,465/yr.
Data Management students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 3,970 employed data entry keyers earning an average yearly salary of $29,290. Database administrators in this state earn $84,300/yr and there are 3,200 employed.
Also, within the data management schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from data management, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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