With an overall population of 17,450 and a student population of 1,270, approximately 1,270 of Huntington students attend one of Huntington's schools that offer information technology programs.
Huntington University is the largest information technology school in Huntington, based on student population. In 2010, Huntington University graduated approximately 2 students from its information technology program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Huntington's information technology schools. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Huntington was $21,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Huntington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,180 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntington-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,110 information technology professionals in Indiana, 90 were working in the greater Huntington area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 14% in Huntington. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Huntington is $83,450 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.