Pembroke has a total population of 2,399 and a student population of 6,661. Of these students, 6,661 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Pembroke, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Pembroke. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Pembroke graduated approximately 3 students from its information technology program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Pembroke in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,199 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pembroke information technology schools was an average of $24,406 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Pembroke. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board at Pembroke-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,294.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pembroke, your job prospects are average. There were 10,830 information technology professionals working in North Carolina and 270 working in the greater Pembroke area in 2010. Pembroke's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% 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 Pembroke is $104,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.