Bolivar has a total population of 9,143 and a student population of 3,716. Of these students, 3,716 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Bolivar's largest information technology school is Southwest Baptist University. In 2010, Southwest Baptist University graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an information technology degree in Bolivar. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Bolivar, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,530.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Bolivar. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,470 per year, on average, for room and board at Bolivar-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,530.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Bolivar, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,930 information technology professionals in Missouri. Of these information technology professionals, 210 were working in the greater Bolivar area. Bolivar's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Bolivar, you can expect to make an average salary of $86,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.