Greenwich, CT (population: 63,768) has one hundred and twenty-one information technology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with an information technology program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Information Technology students from Greenwich 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.
Of the 121 information technology schools with a 100-mile radius of Greenwich, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for information technology students, with Farmingdale State College as the lowest, reported at only $7,028/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Greenwich|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||9.0 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||12.9 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||15.4 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||21.8 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||23.4 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||25.0 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||26.0 miles|