Oswego has a total population of 17,954 and a student population of 8,119. Of these students, 8,119 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
SUNY College at Oswego is the largest information technology school in Oswego, based on student population. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY College at Oswego with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with an information technology degree in Oswego. If you decide to attend one of Oswego's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,226 per year in instate tuition and $27,126 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Oswego-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,656.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oswego, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 23,970 information technology professionals in New York. Of these information technology professionals, 430 were working in the greater Oswego area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Oswego. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.