If you are interested in pursuing information technology, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 information technology schools in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Kalamazoo has a general population of 77,145 and an overall student population of 38,972. Approximately 25,960 of Kalamazoo's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Kalamazoo's largest information technology school is Western Michigan University. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Western Michigan University with credentials in information technology.
A total of 66 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Kalamazoo in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kalamazoo's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $31,580 per year in instate tuition and $37,140 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $925 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Kalamazoo. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,780 per year, on average, for room and board at Kalamazoo-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,770.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Kalamazoo, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,670 information technology professionals in Michigan, 130 were working in the greater Kalamazoo area. Kalamazoo'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.
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