Bloomsburg has a total population of 12,375 and a student population of 9,512. Of these students, 9,512 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Bloomsburg, by student population, is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Bloomsburg's information technology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bloomsburg's information technology schools was $19,400 per year for instate students and $27,836 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Bloomsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board at Bloomsburg-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bloomsburg after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Bloomsburg, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,250 information technology professionals in Pennsylvania, 80 were working in the greater Bloomsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Bloomsburg. 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 Bloomsburg is $95,780 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.