With an overall population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723, approximately 6,617 of Danbury students attend one of Danbury's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Danbury, by student population, is Western Connecticut State University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Western Connecticut State University with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an information technology degree in Danbury. Tuition in 2009 at Danbury's information technology schools was $22,055 per year for instate students and $31,747 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board at Danbury-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Danbury, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 7,520 information technology professionals in Connecticut. Of these information technology professionals, 180 were working in the greater Danbury area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Danbury will increase by 10% 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 Danbury is $104,230 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.