With an overall population of 26,186 and a student population of 17,195, approximately 2,727 of Saratoga Springs students attend one of Saratoga Springs's schools that offer information technology programs.
Saratoga Springs's largest information technology school is Skidmore College. In 2010, Skidmore College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in information technology.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Saratoga Springs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,420 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,304 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Saratoga Springs-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Saratoga Springs after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Saratoga Springs, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 information technology professionals in New York were working in the greater Saratoga Springs area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Saratoga Springs 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 Saratoga Springs is $104,520 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.