With an overall population of 1,426 and a student population of 2,639, approximately 2,639 of Decatur students attend one of Decatur's schools that offer computer networking programs.
East Central Community College is the largest computer networking school in Decatur, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Computer Networking program at East Central Community College.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in computer networking in Decatur in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,410 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Decatur computer networking schools was an average of $11,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,240 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer networking program in Decatur. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,990 per year, on average, for room and board at Decatur-based computer networking schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,420.
Many computer networking graduates choose to work as computer network administrators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Decatur, your job prospects are good. Decatur's computer network administrator workforce is projected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer network administrators.