Emmitsburg has a general population of 2,290 and an overall student population of 2,080. Approximately 2,080 of Emmitsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Emmitsburg, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Mount St. Mary's University. In 2010, Mount St. Mary's University graduated approximately 2 students from its information technology program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Emmitsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Emmitsburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $29,020.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,878 per year, on average, for room and board at Emmitsburg-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,270.
If you plan on staying in Emmitsburg after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Emmitsburg, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,840 information technology professionals in Maryland, 3,150 were working in the greater Emmitsburg area. The number of information technology professionals in Emmitsburg is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.