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Information Technology Schools in Massachusetts

517 students earned IT degrees in Massachusetts in the 2019-2020 year.

In this state, Information Technology is the 86th most popular major out of a total 233 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 171
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 171
Master’s Degree 131

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 12.2%
  • Black or African American: 6.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.1%
  • White: 50.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 11.4%
  • Other Races: 9.3%
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Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Massachusetts

85,890 people in the state and 2,912,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IT.

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Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Massachusetts

IT grads earn an average of $92,110 in the state and $92,030 nationwide.

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There are 8 colleges in Massachusetts that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,310 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 2.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 9% are considered full time.

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30 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
5,440 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $41,700 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.08 years to complete their degree at Brandeis. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time.

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18 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
18,150 Total Students

58% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $19,119. It takes the average student 4.45 years to graduate.

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7 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
7,869 Total Students

The 8.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time. A typical student attending UMass Dartmouth will pay a net price of $18,503.

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3 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
22,905 Total Students

The 2.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $31,093.

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1 Degrees in Major Awarded
17% Graduation Rate
2,764 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $26,993. 100% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

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1 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
31,642 Total Students

The 2.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 80% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,501.

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1 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
32,718 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 71% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 53% of students receive it. This private school has an average net price of $30,259.

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Information Technology Careers in MA

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 25% $103,740
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 14% $86,770
Web Developers 11% $81,200
Computer and Information Systems Managers 11% $147,030
Computer Workers 10% $88,660
Database Administrators 10% $97,880
Computer User Support Specialists 10% $60,240
Computer Network Architects 9% $121,050
Computer Network Support Specialists 8% $78,090
Managers 7% $120,100

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Computer Science 966
Computer Information Systems 867
Information Science 425
Computer Software Applications 361
Computer Systems Networking 54
Computer Programming 11

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