Liberal has a general population of 19,666 and an overall student population of 1,850. Approximately 1,850 of Liberal's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Liberal's largest information technology school is Seward County Community College and Area Technical School. In 2010, Seward County Community College and Area Technical School graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in information technology.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Liberal in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,384 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Liberal information technology schools was an average of $11,120 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Liberal. And if you live on campus at one of the Liberal-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,148.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Liberal, your job prospects are good. There were 2,370 information technology professionals working in Kansas and 290 working in the greater Liberal area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Liberal will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Liberal, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.
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