Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a database management degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 8,982 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

7% above average compared to other degrees

$ 19,264 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

4% below average compared to other degrees

$ 27,816 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

14% below average compared to other degrees

What do database management graduates earn?

Database management students make an average of $78,716 per year after graduation. This is 18% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

14% of database management graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is low compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 78,716 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 78% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

27% below average compared to other degrees


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