Joliet has a general population of 106,221 and an overall student population of 18,860. Approximately 3,352 of Joliet's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Joliet, by student population, is University of St Francis. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from University of St Francis with credentials in information technology.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Joliet in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Joliet, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,698.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Joliet-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,938 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,118.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Joliet, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 13,680 information technology professionals in Illinois, 10,270 were working in the greater Joliet area. Joliet's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.