Stony Brook has a total population of 13,727 and a student population of 24,681. Of these students, 24,681 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Stony Brook's largest information technology school is Stony Brook University. In 2010, Stony Brook University graduated approximately 188 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 207 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Stony Brook in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Stony Brook's information technology schools was $18,770 per year for instate students and $26,670 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Stony Brook, your job prospects are not very good. There were 23,970 information technology professionals working in New York and 2,180 working in the greater Stony Brook area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Stony Brook is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.