With an overall population of 9,920 and a student population of 2,015, approximately 1,960 of Beaver Falls students attend one of Beaver Falls's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Beaver Falls, by student population, is Geneva College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Geneva College with credentials in information technology.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Beaver Falls in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Beaver Falls was $21,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Beaver Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the Beaver Falls-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,770 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,450.
If you plan on staying in Beaver Falls after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Beaver Falls, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 9,250 information technology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these information technology professionals, 2,060 were working in the greater Beaver Falls area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Beaver Falls will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.