With an overall population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Elizabethtown students attend one of Elizabethtown's schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Elizabethtown, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Elizabethtown College. In 2010, Elizabethtown College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in information technology.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Elizabethtown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information technology schools in Elizabethtown was $31,800 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Elizabethtown-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information technology, if you decide to work as an information technology professional in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 9,250 information technology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these information technology professionals, 160 were working in the greater Elizabethtown area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Elizabethtown will increase by 3% 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 Elizabethtown is $98,000 per year, which is higher than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.