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Information Technology Schools in Florida

In 2018-2019, 2,315 students earned their IT degrees in FL.

In terms of popularity, Information Technology is the 24th most popular major in the state out of a total 294 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Florida

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 848
Associate’s Degree 648
Bachelor’s Degree 457
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 220
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 220
Master’s Degree 130
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 15.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.9%
  • White: 47.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 7.0%
Information Technology Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Florida

There are 150,110 people in the state and 2,912,080 people in the nation working in IT jobs.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Florida

In this state, IT grads earn an average of $79,070. Nationwide, they make an average of $92,030.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 63 colleges in Florida that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

St Petersburg College

Clearwater
321 Degrees in Major Awarded
28,853 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. A typical student attending SPC will pay a net price of $3,410. The full-time teacher rate is 24%.

#2

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale
222 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,976 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 26% are considered full time. 27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $26,700 after graduation.

#3

Valencia College

Orlando
202 Degrees in Major Awarded
47,940 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 31%. The 6.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $26,100 after graduation.

158 Degrees in Major Awarded
24,605 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,493. In their early career, FSCJ grads earn an average salary of $27,700. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average.

158 Degrees in Major Awarded
31,289 Total Students

In their early career, Palm Beach State College grads earn an average salary of $27,100. The student loan default rate of 8.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 72% of students get financical aid.

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,754 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time. 74% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
51,679 Total Students

19% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it.

#8

Saint Leo University

Saint Leo
88 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
10,912 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 23%. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#9

Santa Fe College

Gainesville
86 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,915 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 68% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,352 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, EFSC grads earn an average salary of $24,400. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.20%.

Information Technology Careers in FL

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 38% $89,160
Web Developers 22% $59,290
Computer User Support Specialists 22% $44,920
Computer and Information Systems Managers 21% $120,580
Database Administrators 20% $85,470
Computer Workers 19% $76,500
Computer Network Support Specialists 19% $55,270
Managers 17% $90,740
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15% $75,170
Computer Network Architects 14% $86,810

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

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Computer Information Systems 4,955
Computer Software Applications 1,200
Computer Programming 1,101
Computer Systems Networking 565
Computer Systems Analysis 546
Information Science 463
Computer Science 431
Other Computer Sciences 17

View all majors related to Information Technology

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