Bronx, NY has four information technology schools within its city limits. Fordham University, the highest ranked school in the city with an information technology program, has a total student population of 14,544. It is the 93rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 11th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Information Technology students from Bronx 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 4 information technology schools in Bronx, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fordham University comes out as the most expensive ($31,916/yr) for information technology students, with CUNY Lehman College as the lowest, reported at only $4,335/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bronx|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||4.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||6.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.1 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||8.5 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||8.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.2 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||13.0 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||13.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||14.0 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||14.8 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||17.4 miles|