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Information Technology Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 1,486 students earned their IT degrees in AZ.

As a degree choice, Information Technology is the 23rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Arizona

IT majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 966
Bachelor’s Degree 195
Post-Master’s Certificate 122
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 122
Associate’s Degree 106
Master’s Degree 71
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 26
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 26

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a IT major is more popular with men than with women.

Information Technology Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IT majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 15.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.6%
  • White: 38.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 25.9%
Information Technology Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Arizona

64,140 people in the state and 2,912,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IT.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Arizona

In this state, IT grads earn an average of $85,850. Nationwide, they make an average of $92,030.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Arizona that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,008 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
95,777 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 38 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 4%. An average student at UOPX - Arizona will pay a net price of $15,123.

115 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,304 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $31,600 after graduation.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,540 Total Students

82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,094. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,095 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,657. 93% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Mesa Community College will pay a net price of $7,717. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. An average student at Grand Canyon University will pay a net price of $21,197. The full-time teacher rate is 8%.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,976 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. A typical student attending Estrella Mountain Community College will pay a net price of $6,861. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $23,200 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,313.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,942 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,079. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,071 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,200 a year. 27% of the teachers are full time. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Information Technology Careers in AZ

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 38% $93,370
Computer and Information Systems Managers 22% $132,240
Web Developers 21% $63,430
Computer User Support Specialists 20% $47,450
Database Administrators 20% $88,610
Computer Network Support Specialists 18% $53,540
Computer Workers 17% $80,790
Computer Network Architects 16% $100,440
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 14% $79,470
Managers 12% $98,540

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IT.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Computer Information Systems 2,730
Computer Science 962
Computer Programming 586
Computer Systems Networking 573
Computer Software Applications 339
Computer Systems Analysis 170
Information Science 29
Other Computer Sciences 16

View all majors related to Information Technology

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