With an overall population of 52,457 and a student population of 5,355, approximately 5,229 of Carson City students attend one of Carson City's schools that offer information technology programs.
Carson City's largest information technology school is Western Nevada College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Western Nevada College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an information technology degree in Carson City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,010 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,310 for information technology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Carson City after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Carson City, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 1,220 information technology professionals in Nevada, 80 were working in the greater Carson City area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Carson City. 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 Carson City is $89,200 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.