Des Plaines has a total population of 58,720 and a student population of 12,087. Of these students, 12,087 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Des Plaines's largest information technology school is Oakton Community College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Oakton Community College with credentials in information technology.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,510 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Des Plaines.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Des Plaines, your job prospects are average. There were 13,680 information technology professionals working in Illinois and 10,270 working in the greater Des Plaines area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Des Plaines is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.