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Information Technology Schools in Joplin, Missouri

Information Technology Schools in Joplin, MO

Joplin, Missouri has 2 information technology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a certificate in information technology. Joplin has a general population of 45,504 and an overall student population of 7,222. Approximately 6,237 of Joplin's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.

Joplin's largest information technology school is Vatterott College. In 2010, Vatterott College graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in information technology.

In 2010, 55 students graduated with an information technology certificate from one of Joplin's information technology schools. If you decide to attend one of Joplin's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,980 per year in instate tuition and $17,982 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $833 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,329.

Information Technology Salaries and Career Outlook in Joplin

After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Joplin, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,930 information technology professionals working in Missouri and 50 working in the greater Joplin area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Joplin will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.

The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Joplin is $82,890 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 Joplin
  • Associates Degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology
  • Information Technology Classes
  • Information Technology Courses
  • Information Technology Training

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  1. 1Missouri Southern State University

    3950 E Newman Rd, Joplin, Missouri 64801-1595

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  2. 2Vatterott CollegeVatterott College

    809 Illinois, Joplin, Missouri 64801

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree