With an overall population of 8,968 and a student population of 1,800, approximately 1,800 of Waverly students attend one of Waverly's schools that offer information technology programs.
Waverly's largest information technology school is Wartburg College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Wartburg College with credentials in information technology.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Waverly in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Waverly was $27,450 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,010 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Waverly-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,615 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home 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 Waverly, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,230 information technology professionals in Iowa. Of these information technology professionals, 110 were working in the greater Waverly area. Waverly's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. 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 Waverly is $85,300 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.