Alma has a general population of 9,275 and an overall student population of 1,444. Approximately 1,444 of Alma's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Alma, by student population, is Alma College. In 2010, Alma College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in information technology.
If you decide to attend a information technology school in Alma, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,068.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alma-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,518 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,328.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Alma, your job prospects are average. There were 7,670 information technology professionals working in Michigan and 230 working in the greater Alma area in 2010. Alma's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Alma, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.