La Plata has a total population of 6,551 and a student population of 8,810. Of these students, 8,810 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in La Plata, by student population, is College of Southern Maryland. In 2010, College of Southern Maryland graduated approximately 39 students from its information technology program.
A total of 48 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in La Plata in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in La Plata, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,952.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in La Plata.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in La Plata, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 information technology professionals in Maryland were working in the greater La Plata area. La Plata's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.