Berea has a total population of 9,851 and a student population of 1,548. Of these students, 1,548 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Berea, by student population, is Berea College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Berea College.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Berea in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Berea was $876 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Berea. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,768 per year, on average, for room and board at Berea-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Berea after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Berea, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. There were 2,740 information technology professionals working in Kentucky and 170 working in the greater Berea area in 2010. Berea's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Berea, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,830 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.