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Information Technology Schools in Jackson, Mississippi

Information Technology Schools in Jackson, MS

If you are interested in pursuing information technology, you may want to consider attending one of the 4 information technology schools in Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson has a total population of 184,256 and a student population of 16,993. Of these students, 12,783 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.

Of the 4 information technology schools in Jackson, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Jackson State University. In 2010, approximately 35 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Jackson State University.

A total of 40 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Jackson in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Jackson's information technology schools was $28,534 per year for instate students and $30,776 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,516 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Jackson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,189 per year, on average, for room and board at Jackson-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,634.

Information Technology Salaries and Career Outlook in Jackson

After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Jackson, your job prospects are good. There were 1,040 information technology professionals working in Mississippi and 380 working in the greater Jackson area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Jackson is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.

The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Jackson is $76,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Information Technology Degree in Jackson
  • Associates Degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology
  • Information Technology Classes
  • Information Technology Courses
  • Information Technology Training

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  1. 1Jackson State UniversityJackson State University

    Address:
    1440 J R Lynch St, Jackson, Mississippi 39217

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Belhaven UniversityBelhaven University

    Address:
    1500 Peachtree St, Jackson, Mississippi 39202

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  3. 3Millsaps CollegeMillsaps College

    Address:
    1701 N State St, Jackson, Mississippi 39210-0001

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  4. 4Strayer University-MississippiStrayer University-Mississippi

    Address:
    460 Briarwood Dr, Jackson, Mississippi 39206

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

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