With an overall population of 10,938 and a student population of 1,883, approximately 1,883 of Oskaloosa students attend one of Oskaloosa's schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Oskaloosa, the largest information technology school, by student population, is William Penn University. In 2010, William Penn University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in information technology.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Oskaloosa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Oskaloosa was $18,934 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Oskaloosa-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,292 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,026.
If you plan on staying in Oskaloosa after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Oskaloosa, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. There were 2,230 information technology professionals working in Iowa and 140 working in the greater Oskaloosa area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 18% in Oskaloosa. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Oskaloosa, you can expect to make an average salary of $90,740 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.