With an overall population of 41,685 and a student population of 3,801, approximately 3,801 of Midland students attend one of Midland's schools that offer information technology programs.
Midland's largest information technology school is Northwood University. In 2010, Northwood University graduated approximately 27 students from its information technology program.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Midland in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Midland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,408.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,581 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Midland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,923 per year, on average, for room and board at Midland-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Midland, your job prospects are average. There were 7,670 information technology professionals working in Michigan and 230 working in the greater Midland area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Midland is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Midland, 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.