North Adams has a general population of 14,681 and an overall student population of 1,962. Approximately 1,962 of North Adams's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts is the largest information technology school in North Adams, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of North Adams's information technology schools. If you decide to attend one of North Adams's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,702 per year in instate tuition and $26,647 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the North Adams-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,868 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in North Adams, your job prospects are average. There were 13,140 information technology professionals working in Massachusetts and 70 working in the greater North Adams area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in North Adams will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in North Adams is $107,310 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.