With an overall population of 79,904 and a student population of 5,828, approximately 5,781 of Camden students attend one of Camden's schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Camden, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Rutgers University-Camden. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Rutgers University-Camden.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an information technology degree in Camden. Tuition in 2009 at Camden's information technology schools was $25,262 per year for instate students and $35,894 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,431 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Camden-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,788 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,973.
If you plan on staying in Camden after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Camden, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 information technology professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Camden area. Camden's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.