Swarthmore has a total population of 6,170 and a student population of 1,525. Of these students, 1,525 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Swarthmore, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Swarthmore College. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Swarthmore College.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Swarthmore in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Swarthmore, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $37,860.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,740 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 Swarthmore after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Swarthmore, which is the most popular information technology profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,250 information technology professionals in Pennsylvania, 4,140 were working in the greater Swarthmore area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Swarthmore will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.