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Information Technology Schools in Arizona

2,086 students earned IT degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Information Technology is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 27 majors commonly available.

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
Bachelor’s Degree 865
Associate’s Degree 781
Master’s Degree 413
Post-Master’s Certificate 17
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 17
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 10

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: 4.8%
  • Black or African American: 15.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.3%
  • White: 34.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 29.8%
Information Technology Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 49,710 people employed in jobs related to an IT degree, compared to 2,578,690 nationwide.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Arizona

IT grads earn an average of $101,750 in the state and $111,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Arizona that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

1,594 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
94,724 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 38 to 1. An average student at UOPX - Arizona will pay a net price of $15,123. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

345 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
96,211 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. In their early career, Grand Canyon University grads earn an average salary of $28,400.

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 76%. Most students complete their degree in 4.36 years. 92% of students get financical aid.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,585 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,136. The student loan default rate is 9.10% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $32,200 after graduation.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,321 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
328 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,600 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 13% are considered full time.

Information Technology Careers in AZ

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 40% $98,640
Information Security Analysts 38% $93,370
Computer and Information Systems Managers 22% $132,240
Systems Software Developers 19% $101,490
Computer Systems Analysts 18% $87,610
Computer and Information Research Scientists 17% $107,270
Computer Network Architects 16% $100,440

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
General Computer Science 559
Informatics 85

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