With an overall population of 42,762 and a student population of 3,363, approximately 3,363 of Elmhurst students attend one of Elmhurst's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Elmhurst, by student population, is Elmhurst College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Elmhurst College with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Elmhurst's information technology schools. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Elmhurst, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,330.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elmhurst-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,874 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,000.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Elmhurst, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 13,680 information technology professionals in Illinois, 10,270 were working in the greater Elmhurst area. Elmhurst's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.