Raymond has a general population of 1,664 and an overall student population of 11,752. Approximately 11,752 of Raymond's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Raymond, by student population, is Hinds Community College. In 2010, Hinds Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Raymond's information technology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Raymond's information technology schools was $9,428 per year for instate students and $11,634 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,040 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Raymond-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $3,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,269.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Raymond, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 information technology professionals in Mississippi were working in the greater Raymond area. The number of information technology professionals in Raymond is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Raymond is $76,980 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.