Maryland contains five schools that offer database management programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking database management school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 database 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.
Database Management students from Maryland schools who go on to become database managers, database administrators, database engineers, database developers and professionals, 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, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 12,610 employed computer support specialists earning an average yearly salary of $51,950. Database administrators in this state earn $84,300/yr and there are 3,200 employed.
Also, within the database management schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from database 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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