Medford has a general population of 55,765 and an overall student population of 10,678. Approximately 10,252 of Medford's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Medford, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Tufts University. In 2010, Tufts University graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 32 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Medford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,342 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Medford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,746 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Medford, your job prospects are average. There were 13,140 information technology professionals working in Massachusetts and 8,950 working in the greater Medford area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Medford is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.