Valdosta has a total population of 43,724 and a student population of 17,089. Of these students, 12,391 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Valdosta State University is the largest information technology school in Valdosta, based on student population. In 2010, Valdosta State University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Valdosta in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Valdosta's information technology schools was $19,024 per year for instate students and $28,606 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,420 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 Valdosta, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 28% in Valdosta. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.