With an overall population of 43,167 and a student population of 13,986, approximately 11,781 of Conway students attend one of Conway's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Conway, by student population, is University of Central Arkansas. In 2010, University of Central Arkansas graduated approximately 11 students from its information technology program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Conway's information technology schools. If you decide to attend one of Conway's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,038 per year in instate tuition and $23,243 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Conway-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $4,880 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Conway, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,450 information technology professionals in Arkansas, 590 were working in the greater Conway area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Conway will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Conway is $90,760 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.