Searcy has a total population of 18,928 and a student population of 6,590. Of these students, 6,484 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Searcy, by student population, is Harding University. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Harding University.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Searcy in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Searcy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,580.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,224 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Searcy, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,450 information technology professionals in Arkansas. Of these information technology professionals, 40 were working in the greater Searcy area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Searcy. 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 Searcy is $67,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.