With an overall population of 59,226 and a student population of 11,226, approximately 5,628 of Waltham students attend one of Waltham's schools that offer information technology programs.
Waltham's largest information technology school is Bentley University. Approximately 68 students graduated in 2010 from Bentley University with credentials in information technology.
A reported 68 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Waltham in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Waltham, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,828.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Waltham. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,740 per year, on average, for room and board at Waltham-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,383.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waltham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 information technology professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Waltham area. Waltham's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.