Great Bend has a general population of 15,345 and an overall student population of 4,237. Approximately 4,237 of Great Bend's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer networking programs.
The largest computer networking school in Great Bend, by student population, is Barton County Community College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Barton County Community College with credentials in computer networking.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a computer networking certificate from one of Great Bend's computer networking schools. Tuition in 2009 at Great Bend's computer networking schools was $14,006 per year for instate students and $14,552 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,036 for computer networking related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Great Bend-based computer networking schools, you will have an added expense of $7,341 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,665.
If you plan on staying in Great Bend after graduating from computer networking school, you should know that job prospects for computer network administrators in Great Bend, which is the most popular computer networking profession, are good. Great Bend's computer network administrator workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer network administrators.