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No. 96
American University
Washington, D.C. [South Atlantic]
American University
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Top 10 ranking: No. 5 for benefits
This private university in Washington, D.C., takes IT talent development seriously: Almost 50% of the IT staff has been promoted internally over time. All employees and their spouses and children can take advantage of a tuition remission benefit that covers 100% of the cost of tuition for completing a degree. The value of this benefit is currently $23,382 per year for the employee, $23,382 for the spouse and $38,982 per year for a child, with no limit to the number of children who can be enrolled simultaneously.

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Rank by company size Medium, No. 29
Employee Statistics
Total U.S.-based employees 5,188
Total U.S.-based IT employees 119
IT employee turnover in 2012 13%
IT employee promotions in 2012 7%
Training
Training days offered per IT employee in 2012 6
Training budget per IT employee in 2012 $2,502
Women in IT
Total percentage of women within IT 28%
Percentage of IT managers who are women 28%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women 28%
Minorities in IT
Total percentage of minorities within IT 46%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities 24%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities 52%