Carlisle has a total population of 17,970 and a student population of 2,376. Of these students, 2,376 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Carlisle, by student population, is Dickinson College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Dickinson College with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Carlisle's information technology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,114 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Carlisle. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Carlisle after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Carlisle, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. There were 9,250 information technology professionals working in Pennsylvania and 660 working in the greater Carlisle area in 2010. The number of information technology professionals in Carlisle is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Carlisle, you can expect to make an average salary of $103,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.