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Master’s Degrees in Informatics

611 Yearly Graduations
41% Women
19% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 31 schools in the United States where you can get your master's degree in informatics. This degree is more popular with male students, and about 19% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 52.4% of informatics graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Informatics Majors

In 2018-2019, 611 master's degrees were awarded to informatics majors. This makes it the 11th most popular master's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in informatics at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,308
Master’s Degree 611
Associate’s Degree 48
Basic Certificate 30
Doctor’s Degree 26
Undergraduate Certificate 19
Graduate Certificate 14

Earnings of Informatics Majors With Master’s Degrees

We are unable to calculate the median earnings for informatics majors with their master's degree due to lack of data.

Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for informatics majors who have their master's degree is not available.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue master's degrees in informatics. About 59.1% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 361
Women 250
Gender Diversity of Master's Degrees in Informatics

The racial-ethnic distribution of informatics master’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 26
Black or African American 48
Hispanic or Latino 23
White 158
International Students 320
Other Races/Ethnicities 36
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Informatics Master's Degree Students

There are 31 colleges that offer a master’s degree in informatics. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

103 Yearly Graduations
28% Women
2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree. Each year, around 11,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $29,298 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $24,933 per year.

The informatics program at Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network awarded 103 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 2% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 28% were women.

#2

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California
88 Yearly Graduations
50% Women
6% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Southern California is the 2nd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 47,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $57,256 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $46,272 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 88 master's degrees were handed out to informatics majors at USC. About 50% of this group were women, and 6% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

Pennsylvania State University - World Campus

University Park, Pennsylvania
74 Yearly Graduations
9% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Pennsylvania State University - World Campus is the 3rd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 14,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $13,484 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $21,682 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 74 people received their master's degree in informatics from Penn State World Campus. About 9% of this group were women, and 31% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#4

Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, New York
71 Yearly Graduations
39% Women
4% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Rochester Institute of Technology comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in informatics. Each year, around 16,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $44,049 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $47,522 per year.

The informatics program at Rochester Institute of Technology awarded 71 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 39% of this group were women, and 4% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

56 Yearly Graduations
71% Women
70% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Phoenix - Arizona is the 5th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Each year, around 95,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,552 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,752 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 56 people received their master's degree in informatics from UOPX - Arizona. Of these students, 71% were women and 70% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#6

New York University

New York, New York
54 Yearly Graduations
35% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

New York University is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 51,800 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,684 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $33,408 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 54 people received their master's degree in informatics from NYU. Around 7% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 35% were women.

#7

Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York
38 Yearly Graduations
18% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 7th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is Syracuse University. Roughly 22,800 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,616 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $38,880 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 38 people received their master's degree in informatics from Syracuse. Around 18% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 18% were women.

#8

Pratt Institute - Main

Brooklyn, New York
18 Yearly Graduations
83% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Pratt Institute - Main is the 8th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 5,000 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $51,754 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $33,246 per year.

The informatics program at Pratt Institute - Main awarded 18 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 83% of this group were women, and 17% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#9

Lipscomb University

Nashville, Tennessee
17 Yearly Graduations
35% Women
6% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 9th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is Lipscomb University. Roughly 4,600 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $30,860 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $18,414 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 17 master's degrees were handed out to informatics majors at Lipscomb. Of these students, 35% were women and 6% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#9

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis, Missouri
17 Yearly Graduations
53% Women
29% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Saint Louis University is the 9th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 14,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $44,700 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $20,880 per year.

The informatics program at Saint Louis University awarded 17 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 53% were women and 29% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

16 Yearly Graduations
38% Women
12% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis is the 11th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Each year, around 29,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,580 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,826 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 16 people received their master's degree in informatics from IUPUI. Around 12% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 38% were women.

#12

Texas Woman's University

Denton, Texas
11 Yearly Graduations
73% Women
45% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Texas Woman's University comes in at #12 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in informatics. Each year, around 15,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,430 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $4,973 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 11 master's degrees were handed out to informatics majors at TWU. Of these students, 73% were women and 45% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

11 Yearly Graduations
73% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 12th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is University of Nebraska at Omaha. Each year, around 15,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,224 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,558 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 11 master's degrees were handed out to informatics majors at UNOMAHA. Around 18% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 73% were women.

#14

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
8 Yearly Graduations
88% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 14th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. Each year, around 8,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,716 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,288 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 8 people received their master's degree in informatics from SRU. Of these students, 88% were women and 25% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#15

Indiana University - Bloomington

Bloomington, Indiana
7 Yearly Graduations
29% Women
43% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Indiana University - Bloomington is the 15th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Each year, around 43,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,575 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,501 per year.

The informatics program at Indiana University - Bloomington awarded 7 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 43% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 29% were women.

#15

Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia
7 Yearly Graduations
86% Women
57% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Emory University is the 15th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. Roughly 14,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $53,070 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $42,800 per year.

The informatics program at Emory University awarded 7 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 57% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 86% were women.

#17

St. Thomas University

Miami Gardens, Florida
4 Yearly Graduations
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 17th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is St. Thomas University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $30,900 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,416 per year.

The informatics program at St. Thomas University awarded 4 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#18

University of California - Irvine

Irvine, California
3 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

University of California - Irvine is the 18th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $11,442 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,442 per year.

The informatics program at University of California - Irvine awarded 3 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#19

University of Iowa

Iowa City, Iowa
2 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 19th most popular school in the country for informatics majors who are seeking their master's degree is University of Iowa. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,073 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,079 per year.

The informatics program at University of Iowa awarded 2 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

#19

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities is the 19th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in informatics. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $13,318 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $17,580 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 2 master's degrees were handed out to informatics majors at UMN Twin Cities. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to informatics that offer master’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
General Computer Science 9,768
Information Technology 4,956
Artificial Intelligence 261
Other Computer Sciences 216

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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