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Information Technology Schools in Georgia

In 2018-2019, 152 students earned their IT degrees in GA.

As a degree choice, Information Technology is the 36th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Georgia

IT majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 133
Post-Master’s Certificate 19
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 19

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a IT major is more popular with men than with women.

Information Technology Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IT majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.2%
  • Black or African American: 14.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.9%
  • White: 32.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 39.5%
  • Other Races: 2.0%
Information Technology Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Georgia

There are 103,810 people in the state and 2,912,080 people in the nation working in IT jobs.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Georgia

In this state, IT grads earn an average of $90,140. Nationwide, they make an average of $92,030.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Georgia that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
14,840 Total Students

The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at SCAD. The student loan default rate is 5.50% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $42,355.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
36,302 Total Students

79% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 1.30% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
8,650 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $54,100 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,438.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
35,041 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.70 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,519.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
19,748 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,994. In their early career, UNG grads earn an average salary of $35,400. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
8,728 Total Students

19% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 33 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $23,501.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,877 Total Students

62% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.82 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
37,807 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,688.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,920 Total Students

A typical student attending UGA will pay a net price of $13,971. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 91%.

Information Technology Careers in GA

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 23% $90,600
Computer Workers 13% $85,280
Computer and Information Systems Managers 13% $136,190
Web Developers 12% $78,070
Computer User Support Specialists 12% $49,830
Database Administrators 10% $92,020
Managers 9% $109,920
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 6% $82,930
Computer Network Support Specialists 6% $68,530
Computer Network Architects 5% $114,350

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IT.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Computer Information Systems 1,564
Computer Science 413
Information Science 58
Computer Software Applications 25
Computer Systems Networking 3

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