Marshall has a general population of 23,935 and an overall student population of 3,379. Approximately 963 of Marshall's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Texas State Technical College-Marshall is the largest information technology school in Marshall, based on student population. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Texas State Technical College-Marshall with credentials in information technology.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Marshall in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Marshall's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,712 per year in instate tuition and $17,068 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,585 per year, on average, for room and board at Marshall-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,157.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Marshall, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 117 information technology professionals in Texas were working in the greater Marshall area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Marshall will increase by 17% 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 Marshall is $74,430 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.