Hagerstown has a total population of 36,687 and a student population of 4,606. Of these students, 4,452 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Hagerstown Community College is the largest information technology school in Hagerstown, based on student population. In 2010, Hagerstown Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an information technology degree in Hagerstown. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,634 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for information technology related books and supplies every year.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hagerstown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,840 information technology professionals in Maryland. Of these information technology professionals, 140 were working in the greater Hagerstown area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Hagerstown. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Hagerstown is $119,400 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.