With an overall population of 1,300 and a student population of 5,774, approximately 5,774 of Fayette students attend one of Fayette's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Fayette, by student population, is Upper Iowa University. Approximately 25 students graduated in 2010 from Upper Iowa University with credentials in information technology.
A reported 25 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Fayette in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Fayette, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,418.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fayette-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,578 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,218.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Fayette, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,230 information technology professionals in Iowa, 60 were working in the greater Fayette area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Fayette will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Fayette is $61,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.