Mars Hill has a general population of 1,764 and an overall student population of 1,237. Approximately 1,237 of Mars Hill's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Mars Hill College is the largest information technology school in Mars Hill, based on student population. In 2010, Mars Hill College graduated approximately 8 students from its information technology program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Mars Hill's information technology schools. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Mars Hill, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,849.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,705 per year, on average, for room and board at Mars Hill-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Mars Hill after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Mars Hill, which is the most popular information technology profession, are average. In 2010, there were 10,830 information technology professionals in North Carolina. Of these information technology professionals, 120 were working in the greater Mars Hill area. The number of information technology professionals in Mars Hill is expected to increase by 10% 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 Mars Hill is $79,730 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.