Information Technology at University at Albany
UAlbany is located in Albany, New York and has a total student population of 17,688. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 50 students received a bachelor's degree in IT from UAlbany.
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.
UAlbany Information Technology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in IT
- Master’s Degree in IT
UAlbany Information Technology Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks IT programs across the country. The following shows how UAlbany performed in these rankings.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The IT major at UAlbany 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.
|Most Focused Information Technology Graduate Certificate Schools||40|
|Best Value Information Technology Schools||303|
In 2021, 16 students received their master’s degree in IT from UAlbany. This makes it the #94 most popular school for IT master’s degree candidates in the country.
Earnings of UAlbany IT Graduates
The median salary of IT students who receive their bachelor's degree at UAlbany is $60,180. This is 17% higher than $51,250, which is the national average for all IT bachelor's degree recipients.
IT Student Demographics at UAlbany
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the IT majors at University at Albany.
UAlbany Information Technology Bachelor’s Program
About 60% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in IT at UAlbany 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 University at Albany with a bachelor's in IT.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||11|
UAlbany Information Technology Master’s Program
In the IT master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 56% of degree recipients. That is 18% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University at Albany with a master's in IT.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||5|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
UAlbany also has a doctoral program available in IT. In 2021, 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 NY, the home state for University at Albany.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Computer User Support Specialists||45,190||$60,160|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers||27,070||$190,310|
|Network and Computer Systems Administrators||25,940||$94,940|
|Computer Network Support Specialists||12,930||$79,200|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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