With an overall population of 2,082 and a student population of 1,049, approximately 1,049 of Mount Vernon students attend one of Mount Vernon's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Mount Vernon, by student population, is Brewton-Parker College. In 2010, Brewton-Parker College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Mount Vernon's information technology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,390 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Mount Vernon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,323 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 242 information technology professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Mount Vernon. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Mount Vernon is $71,430 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.