New Brunswick has a general population of 48,573 and an overall student population of 37,571. Approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in New Brunswick, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 98 students from its information technology program.
A total of 196 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Brunswick information technology schools was an average of $37,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board at New Brunswick-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 information technology professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater New Brunswick area. The number of information technology professionals in New Brunswick is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.