Davenport has a total population of 98,359 and a student population of 14,811. Of these students, 3,729 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Davenport, by student population, is Saint Ambrose University. In 2010, Saint Ambrose University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Davenport in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,590 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Davenport-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,255 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Davenport, your job prospects are good. There were 2,230 information technology professionals working in Iowa and 350 working in the greater Davenport area in 2010. Davenport's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.