Durham has a general population of 9,024 and an overall student population of 15,253. Approximately 15,253 of Durham's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Durham, the largest information technology school, by student population, is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Hampshire-Main Campus with credentials in information technology.
A reported 56 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Durham in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Durham's information technology schools was $25,348 per year for instate students and $39,318 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,674 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,550.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Durham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,110 information technology professionals in New Hampshire, 270 were working in the greater Durham area. The number of information technology professionals in Durham is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Durham is $107,110 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.