Ottawa has a general population of 11,921 and an overall student population of 525. Approximately 525 of Ottawa's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Ottawa, by student population, is Ottawa University. In 2010, Ottawa University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an information technology degree in Ottawa. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Ottawa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,450.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ottawa-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,496 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Ottawa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,370 information technology professionals in Kansas, 2,370 were working in the greater Ottawa area. The number of information technology professionals in Ottawa is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Ottawa, you can expect to make an average salary of $102,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.