With an overall population of 3,294 and a student population of 1,435, approximately 1,435 of Orchard Park students attend one of Orchard Park's schools that offer information technology programs.
Bryant and Stratton College-Southtowns Campus is the largest information technology school in Orchard Park, based on student population and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In 2010, Bryant and Stratton College-Southtowns Campus graduated approximately 21 students from its information technology program.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Orchard Park in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Orchard Park was $14,670 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Orchard Park.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Orchard Park, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 23,970 information technology professionals in New York, 850 were working in the greater Orchard Park area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Orchard Park will increase by 2% 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 Orchard Park is $103,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.