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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Massachusetts


Each year, roughly 2.8% of Massachusetts students graduate with degrees in technology. That means an estimated 6,128 technology professionals graduate from Massachusetts' 96 technology schools each year.

Top Schools

Harvard University, which was ranked 0th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a technology program. It is located in Cambridge. 62 students graduated with a degree in technology from Harvard University in 2010. The tuition rate at Harvard University was $38,415 per year.

The second-ranked school in Massachusetts with a technology program is Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which is located in Cambridge. In 2010, it was ranked 9th nationwide. In 2010, 509 students graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology technology program. The tuition rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology was $39,212 per year.

The third-ranked school in Massachusetts with a technology program is Tufts University, which is located in Medford. In 2010, it was ranked 12th nationwide. 53 students graduated with degree in technology from Tufts University in 2010. Tuition at Tufts University was $41,598 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Massachusetts' technology schools ranges from $41,982 per year to $3,144 per year. But, the average tuition is $20,378 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Massachusetts technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Bard College at Simon's Rock - located in Great Barrington, students are charged $41,982 per year
  2. Tufts University - located in Medford, students are charged $41,598 per year
  3. Williams College - located in Williamstown, students are charged $41,434 per year

The technology schools in Massachusetts that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Bunker Hill Community College - located in Charlestown, students are charged $3,144 per year
  2. Roxbury Community College - located in Boston, students are charged $3,192 per year
  3. Holyoke Community College - located in Holyoke, students are charged $3,276 per year

A technology degree from a Massachusetts school... what next?

In Massachusetts, the largest numbers of technology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Bristol County - 2,430 technology professionals
  2. Middlesex County - 510 technology professionals
  3. Hartford County - 360 technology professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of technology professionals is expected to grow by 7% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,890 technology professionals working in the Massachusetts then.

Salary

technology professionals in Massachusetts earn $59,795 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. Technology professional in Massachusetts had varying salaries from $24,540 to $105,200 per year in 2010. The following counties in Massachusetts have the highest average salaries for technology professionals:

  1. Barnstable County - $79,240 per year
  2. Hartford County - $73,640 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $60,245 per year

The Massachusetts counties with the lowest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Essex County - $52,600 per year
  2. Franklin County - $56,220 per year
  3. Windham County - $58,755 per year

On average, the highest paid technology professionals in Massachusetts were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,810 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $55,780 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Massachusetts were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,810 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $55,780 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in technology in Massachusetts and to compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Massachusetts
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Massachusetts
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Massachusetts
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Massachusetts
  • Certificate in Technology in Massachusetts

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,371 miles from location Charles H McCann Technical School North Adams MA n/a n/a n/a
5,271 miles from location American Career Institute Woburn MA n/a n/a n/a
5,281 miles from location American Career Institute Framingham MA n/a n/a n/a
5,336 miles from location American Career Institute Springfield MA n/a n/a n/a
0 miles from location American Career Institute_Cambridge Cambridge MA n/a n/a n/a
0 miles from location American Career Institute Braintree MA n/a n/a n/a
5,267 miles from location Boston University Boston MA 85.9479 20% 31,960
5,268 miles from location Harvard University Cambridge MA 100.0 80% 27,651
5,266 miles from location Northeastern University Boston MA 82.4476 20% 27,537
5,339 miles from location University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst MA 39.6358 21% 27,016
5,270 miles from location Boston College Chestnut Hill MA 86.2323 25% 15,036
5,263 miles from location University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston MA 23.6688 26% 14,912
5,283 miles from location University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell MA 30.5008 37% 13,602
5,265 miles from location Bunker Hill Community College Charlestown MA 10.7498 n/a 11,009
5,255 miles from location Bridgewater State University Bridgewater MA 31.299 32% 10,774
5,267 miles from location Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge MA 91.19 64% 10,384
5,268 miles from location Tufts University Medford MA 87.5225 33% 10,252
5,259 miles from location Salem State University Salem MA 26.9378 31% 10,125
5,278 miles from location Middlesex Community College Bedford MA 10.2745 n/a 9,516
5,251 miles from location University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth North Dartmouth MA 27.8038 32% 9,302
5,265 miles from location Suffolk University Boston MA 59.9395 16% 9,148
5,258 miles from location Bristol Community College Fall River MA 11.2418 n/a 8,767
5,301 miles from location Quinsigamond Community College Worcester MA 10.7274 n/a 8,349
5,264 miles from location North Shore Community College Danvers MA 11.9872 n/a 7,968
5,257 miles from location Massasoit Community College Brockton MA 10.1667 n/a 7,941
5,342 miles from location Holyoke Community College Holyoke MA 13.31 n/a 7,473
5,271 miles from location Northern Essex Community College Haverhill MA 9.60858 n/a 7,385
5,305 miles from location Fitchburg State University Fitchburg MA 60.4816 33% 7,043
5,337 miles from location Springfield Technical Community College Springfield MA 13.0038 n/a 6,782
5,268 miles from location Lesley University Cambridge MA 61.0844 22% 6,173
5,283 miles from location Framingham State University Framingham MA 60.0669 34% 5,989
5,348 miles from location Westfield State University Westfield MA 31.0441 37% 5,675
5,275 miles from location Brandeis University Waltham MA 81.2242 30% 5,598
5,303 miles from location Worcester State University Worcester MA 57.4626 33% 5,473
5,274 miles from location Massachusetts Bay Community College Wellesley Hills MA 13.4837 n/a 5,456
5,336 miles from location Springfield College Springfield MA 31.5966 35% 5,107
5,267 miles from location Simmons College Boston MA 65.2275 18% 5,003
5,301 miles from location Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester MA 35.4415 23% 4,979
5,315 miles from location Mount Wachusett Community College Gardner MA 10.945 n/a 4,761
5,218 miles from location Cape Cod Community College West Barnstable MA 8.73914 n/a 4,657
5,265 miles from location Emerson College Boston MA 72.0892 26% 4,556
5,260 miles from location Quincy College Quincy MA 13.6313 n/a 4,361
5,267 miles from location Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Boston MA 62.6139 28% 4,252
5,266 miles from location Berklee College of Music Boston MA 26.0838 57% 4,145
5,257 miles from location Endicott College Beverly MA 64.4405 30% 4,136
5,266 miles from location Wentworth Institute of Technology Boston MA 60.4825 38% 3,808
5,334 miles from location Western New England College Springfield MA 25.6194 18% 3,710
5,301 miles from location Clark University Worcester MA 34.2011 20% 3,416
5,336 miles from location American International College Springfield MA 51.0356 31% 3,414
5,266 miles from location Curry College Milton MA 52.1152 19% 3,125
5,343 miles from location Smith College Northampton MA 37.759 35% 3,121
5,302 miles from location Assumption College Worcester MA 29.7589 17% 2,794
5,266 miles from location Roxbury Community College Boston MA 7.90446 n/a 2,749
5,379 miles from location Berkshire Community College Pittsfield MA 11.2065 n/a 2,601
5,347 miles from location Greenfield Community College Greenfield MA 10.9609 n/a 2,546
5,262 miles from location Stonehill College North Easton MA 35.2895 21% 2,468
5,267 miles from location Emmanuel College Boston MA 61.4947 14% 2,454
5,267 miles from location Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston MA 66.6578 38% 2,422
5,339 miles from location Mount Holyoke College South Hadley MA 36.5003 32% 2,304
5,377 miles from location Williams College Williamstown MA 43.4344 45% 2,141
5,273 miles from location Merrimack College North Andover MA 30.19 18% 2,090
5,337 miles from location Bay Path College Longmeadow MA 60.6795 33% 2,044
5,301 miles from location Becker College Worcester MA 17.8837 34% 1,758
5,338 miles from location Amherst College Amherst MA 86.6099 38% 1,744
5,257 miles from location Gordon College Wenham MA 68.7889 35% 1,685
5,274 miles from location Lasell College Auburndale MA 54.131 34% 1,672
5,265 miles from location Wheaton College Norton MA 32.9407 22% 1,632
5,267 miles from location The New England Institute of Art Brookline MA 26.5632 96% 1,615
5,266 miles from location Fisher College Boston MA 24.1178 22% 1,593
5,307 miles from location Anna Maria College Paxton MA 53.6904 26% 1,589
5,277 miles from location Regis College Weston MA 56.8755 19% 1,586
5,304 miles from location Nichols College Dudley MA 52.7968 24% 1,552
5,270 miles from location Mount Ida College Newton Center MA 46.184 31% 1,487
5,338 miles from location Hampshire College Amherst MA 69.1162 24% 1,463
5,278 miles from location Dean College Franklin MA 51.3531 68% 1,113
5,261 miles from location Eastern Nazarene College Quincy MA 54.2902 35% 1,075
5,269 miles from location Newbury College-Brookline Brookline MA 19.1819 n/a 994
5,265 miles from location MGH Institute of Health Professions Charlestown MA 1.96259 n/a 900
5,261 miles from location Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center Brockton MA 22.9763 n/a 875
5,267 miles from location Lincoln Technical Institute Somerville MA 21.9743 n/a 859
5,266 miles from location School of the Museum of Fine Arts-Boston Boston MA 23.674 18% 754
5,266 miles from location Bay State College Boston MA 35.0114 73% 753
5,282 miles from location Lincoln Technical Institute Lowell MA 21.998 n/a 735
5,264 miles from location Laboure College Boston MA 14.0035 52% 669
5,266 miles from location Kaplan Career Institute Charlestown MA 22.8623 n/a 619
5,265 miles from location Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology Boston MA 12.1733 n/a 594
5,270 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Wilmington Wilmington MA 23.8766 100% 587
5,269 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Norwood Norwood MA 20.6803 100% 530
5,297 miles from location Atlantic Union College South Lancaster MA 17.9037 n/a 468
5,379 miles from location Bard College at Simon's Rock Great Barrington MA 30.8743 64% 431
5,269 miles from location Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Medford MA 48.6238 100% 357
5,259 miles from location Montserrat College of Art Beverly MA 20.4855 n/a 339
5,260 miles from location University of Phoenix-Boston Campus Braintree MA 8.97304 n/a 236
5,375 miles from location Mildred Elley Pittsfield MA 27.7575 n/a 235
5,266 miles from location Gibbs College-Boston Boston MA 12.8284 n/a 158
5,270 miles from location Millennium Training Institute Woburn MA 29.7592 90% 153
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators + 3,360 $63,810 19.1%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other + 850 $55,780 -46.9%
 

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