Seaside has a total population of 31,696 and a student population of 4,688. Of these students, 4,688 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
California State University-Monterey Bay is the largest information technology school in Seaside, based on student population. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-Monterey Bay with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with an information technology degree in Seaside. If you decide to attend one of Seaside's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,382 per year in instate tuition and $29,542 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,386 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,290 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,570.
If you plan on staying in Seaside after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Seaside, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 41,200 information technology professionals in California. Of these information technology professionals, 190 were working in the greater Seaside area. Seaside's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.