Albemarle has a general population of 15,680 and an overall student population of 3,245. Approximately 3,245 of Albemarle's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Albemarle, by student population, is Stanly Community College. In 2010, Stanly Community College graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Albemarle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,720 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $975 for information technology related books and supplies each year.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Albemarle, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 10,830 information technology professionals in North Carolina, 180 were working in the greater Albemarle area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Albemarle. 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 Albemarle is $88,180 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.