Pocatello has a total population of 51,466 and a student population of 13,585. Of these students, 13,493 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Pocatello, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Idaho State University.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an information technology degree in Pocatello. Tuition in 2009 at Pocatello's information technology schools was $15,092 per year for instate students and $24,894 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. Pocatello's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.