Brooklyn, NY has seven information technology schools within its city limits. Saint Josephs College-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with an information technology program, has a total student population of 1,358. It is the 287th highest ranked school in the USA and the 25th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Information Technology students from Brooklyn 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 7 information technology schools in Brooklyn, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus comes out as the most expensive ($28,158/yr) for information technology students, with CUNY Brooklyn College as the lowest, reported at only $5,698/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brooklyn|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||1.5 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||6.6 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||7.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||7.1 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||8.1 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.4 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||10.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||10.6 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||11.4 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||17.4 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||19.1 miles|