Bowling Green has a general population of 29,636 and an overall student population of 17,309. Approximately 17,309 of Bowling Green's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is the largest information technology school in Bowling Green, based on student population. In 2010, Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 89 students from its information technology program.
A total of 89 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Bowling Green in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,125 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bowling Green information technology schools was an average of $28,433 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,216 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bowling Green-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bowling Green, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 24 information technology professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Bowling Green area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Bowling Green. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.