New York contains 119 schools that offer information technology programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking information technology school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 119 information technology schools in New York, 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), with CUNY Bernard M Baruch College as the lowest recorded at only $6,676/yr.
Information Technology students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 860 employed computer and information scientists, research earning an average yearly salary of $97,460. All other information and record clerks in this state earn $39,030/yr and there are 8,100 employed.
Also, within the information technology schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from information technology, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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