With an overall population of 23,347 and a student population of 4,854, approximately 4,796 of Clinton students attend one of Clinton's schools that offer information technology programs.
Clinton's largest information technology school is Mississippi College. In 2010, Mississippi College graduated approximately 3 students from its information technology program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Clinton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,290 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clinton-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,025.
If you plan on staying in Clinton after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Clinton, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,040 information technology professionals in Mississippi. Of these information technology professionals, 380 were working in the greater Clinton area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Clinton will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Clinton, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.