Normal's largest information technology school is Alabama A & M University. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Alabama A & M University.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Normal's information technology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,922 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Normal information technology schools was an average of $17,868 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Normal. And if you live on campus at one of the Normal-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,792.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Normal, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 23% in Normal. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.