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Information Technology Schools in Maine

138 students earned IT degrees in Maine in the 2018-2019 year.

An Information Technology major is the 32nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Maine

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 75
Bachelor’s Degree 39
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 11
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 8
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 8
Master’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.8%
  • Black or African American: 2.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.2%
  • White: 78.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 9.4%
Information Technology Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Maine

In this state, there are 9,050 people employed in jobs related to an IT degree, compared to 2,912,080 nationwide.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Maine

A typical salary for a IT grad in the state is $76,780, compared to a typical salary of $92,030 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Maine that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,852 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. 23% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $10,521.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,396 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 23% of the teachers are full time.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
8,140 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, University of Southern Maine grads earn an average salary of $33,000.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,068 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,943. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Graduates earn an average $27,900 after graduation.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
12% Graduation Rate
4,128 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.84 years to graduate. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,917.

#5

Thomas College

Waterville
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,767 Total Students

In their early career, Thomas College grads earn an average salary of $30,600. 56% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree at Thomas College.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
197 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This private institution charges an average net price of $18,152. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,632 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
811 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,127. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
1,791 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 37%. Graduates earn an average $31,700 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Information Technology Careers in ME

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 23% $79,510
Database Administrators 7% $73,120
Computer and Information Systems Managers 5% $115,370
Computer User Support Specialists 5% $49,780
Web Developers 4% $56,930
Computer Workers 4% $77,640
Computer Network Architects 3% $93,700
Computer Network Support Specialists 3% $62,300
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 2% $72,510
Managers 1% $92,110

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

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Computer Science 129
Computer Information Systems 42
Computer Software Applications 13
Computer Programming 4

View all majors related to Information Technology

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