Center Valley's largest information technology school is DeSales University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Information Technology program at DeSales University.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Center Valley in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,000 per year in tuition costs.
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 Center Valley. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Center Valley-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,004.
If you plan on staying in Center Valley after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Center Valley, 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, 440 were working in the greater Center Valley area. Center Valley's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.