Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Information Technology at Michigan Technological University

Find Schools Near

Information Technology at Michigan Technological University

What traits are you looking for in a IT school? To help you decide if Michigan Technological University is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's IT program.

Michigan Tech is located in Houghton, Michigan and has a total student population of 7,027. Of the 1,197 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Michigan Technological University in 2019, 17 of them were information technology majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Information Technology section at the bottom of this page.

Michigan Tech Information Technology Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT
  • Master’s Degree in IT

Michigan Tech Information Technology Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the IT progam at Michigan Tech compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The IT major at Michigan Tech is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Information Technology. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Information Technology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 94
Best Value Information Technology Schools 205
Most Popular Information Technology Schools 338

In 2019, 1 student received their master’s degree in IT from Michigan Tech. This is the #144 most popular school for IT master’s degree candidates in the country.

How Much Do IT Graduates from Michigan Tech Make?

The median salary of IT students who receive their bachelor's degree at Michigan Tech is $63,500. This is 38% higher than $46,100, which is the national average for all IT bachelor's degree recipients.

undefined

IT Student Demographics at Michigan Tech

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the IT majors at Michigan Technological University.

Michigan Tech Information Technology Bachelor’s Program

12% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 17 IT majors earned their bachelor's degree from Michigan Tech. Of these graduates, 88% were men and 12% were women.

Michigan Tech Gender Breakdown of Information Technology Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 82% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in IT at Michigan Tech are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Michigan Technological University with a bachelor's in IT.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Information Technology Majors at Michigan Technological University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 14
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Michigan Tech Information Technology Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 100% of IT master's degrees went to men and 0% went to women.

Michigan Tech Gender Breakdown of Information Technology Master's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Michigan Technological University with a master's in IT.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Information Technology Majors at Michigan Technological University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 1
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Michigan Tech also has a doctoral program available in IT. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That IT Grads May Go Into

A degree in IT can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for MI, the home state for Michigan Technological University.

Occupation Jobs in MI Average Salary in MI
Computer User Support Specialists 19,090 $50,640
Computer Workers 10,900 $76,400
Computer and Information Systems Managers 9,480 $131,100
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 7,240 $77,580
Managers 6,370 $98,780

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.