With an overall population of 6,034 and a student population of 7,907, approximately 7,907 of New Paltz students attend one of New Paltz's schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in New Paltz, the largest information technology school, by student population, is State University of New York at New Paltz. In 2010, State University of New York at New Paltz graduated approximately 31 students from its information technology program.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with an information technology degree in New Paltz. If you decide to attend one of New Paltz's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,691 per year in instate tuition and $26,591 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board at New Paltz-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in New Paltz, your job prospects are not very good. There were 23,970 information technology professionals working in New York and 80 working in the greater New Paltz area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in New Paltz will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 New Paltz is $92,360 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.