Top 10 Universities to get an IT Degree
The average cost of tuition is almost $157,000 and the payback period if 100% of salaery is applied is 2 years and 5 months
When you consider the cost of an undergraduate degree and then the cost of an advanced degree, it will take over $500,000 to be "well educated" and be able to advance to be a CIO
The CIO of the future
- Stanford University- The average price for a degree is $178,731 and students earn, on average, $64,400 per year upon graduation.
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology - The average net price of a degree comes in at a $166,855, but students can expect an average starting salary of $72,500 per year after graduating.
- California Institute of Technology - The average cost of a degree is $186,122, and students earn an average starting salary of $72,300.
- Harvey Mudd College - The cost of tuition is also one of the highest on this list, at $196,551 for a degree. Graduates of Harvey Mudd earn an average of $76,400.
- Harvard University - The average price of a degree is $187, 763 while graduates earn an average annual salary of $60,000.
- University of California at Berkeley - The cost of a degree is $133,549. After graduation, the average salary for students starting out their careers is $58,300 per year.
- University of Pennsylvania - The average cost of a degree is $194,148. Students graduating from University of Penn and beginning out their careers earn an average annual starting salary of $59,200.
- Rice University - The average cost of a degree is $157,824. Upon graduation, the average starting salary for students comes in at $61,200 per year.
- Brigham Young University-Provo - The average price of a degree is a moderate $80,988 and the average starting salary for graduates is around $51,600 per year.
- Texas A&M University - The average cost of a degree is $84,732. Students can expect to earn an average starting salary of $54,000 per year after graduation.