Hamilton, NJ (population: 90,700) has one hundred and fifty-one information technology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in this group with an information technology program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York.
Information Technology students from Hamilton 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 151 information technology schools with a 100-mile radius of Hamilton, only 15 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's University comes out as the most expensive ($34,548/yr) for information technology students, with SUNY College at Old Westbury as the lowest, reported at only $9,228/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hamilton|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||6.7 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||20.1 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||22.4 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||22.6 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||24.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||27.7 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||30.1 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||32.1 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||32.4 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||37.7 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||39.3 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||43.0 miles|