Connecticut contains nineteen schools that offer information technology programs. Trinity College, the highest-ranking information technology school in CT, has a total student population of 2,438 and is the 94th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 information technology schools in Connecticut, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Manchester Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,176/yr.
Information Technology students from Connecticut schools who go on to become information technologists, information assurance specialists, computer and information scientists, information systems security analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 212,090 people working as all other information and record clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,300. Also, Computer and information scientists, research make on average $105,370 per year and there are about 26,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 180 employed computer and information scientists, research earning an average yearly salary of $108,040. All other information and record clerks in this state earn $41,330/yr and there are 1,190 employed.
Also, within the information technology schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from information technology, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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