Fulfilling Student Needs Simplified graduate school admission 10 Domain areas
Knowledge for a new age Technological Leadership Engineering Entrepreneurship Provides intellectual capital 13.6% in 25-34 age group has MS CT ranks 3rd in country
Cost Analysis financial advantages - $38k/yr (excluding r&b, full-time) Avg Salary by education level HS - $67k BS - $79k MS - $93k SRC: Dice.com(each degree worth 17%). Work for 40 years, earn an extra $1MM over a person with a HS degree, on AVG
CT, The Place to be:• The total gross state product for 2010 was $237 billion.• The per capita income for 2007 was $54,117, ranking first among the states.• Computer Engineers - $92k• Computer Programmers - $90k• Mechanical Engineers - $83k• Electrical Engineers - $82k• BLS.gov
For 2011, what’s the biggest concern you have about your career?• Keeping Skills Up-to-Date / Being Valuable to Employer 14%• Increased Outsourcing 5%• SRC: Dice.com• Dice Salary Survey was administered online with 19,798 employed technology professionals from the Dice community responding between August 31 and November 15, 2010.