With an overall population of 45,679 and a student population of 1,716, approximately 852 of Salina students attend one of Salina's schools that offer information technology programs.
Kansas Wesleyan University is the largest information technology school in Salina, based on student population. In 2010, Kansas Wesleyan University graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an information technology degree in Salina. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Salina, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,200.
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 Salina. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Salina-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Salina, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 information technology professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Salina area. Salina's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 19% 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 Salina is $71,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.