There are 2 information technology schools in Lowell, Massachusetts. Lowell has a total population of 105,167 and a student population of 14,517. Of these students, 14,337 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Lowell's largest information technology school is University of Massachusetts-Lowell. In 2010, University of Massachusetts-Lowell graduated approximately 151 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 194 students graduated with an information technology degree in Lowell. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,148 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lowell information technology schools was an average of $34,168 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $653 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Lowell. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,475 per year, on average, for room and board at Lowell-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,499.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lowell, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 13,140 information technology professionals in Massachusetts, 710 were working in the greater Lowell area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Lowell will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
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