Conway has a total population of 11,788 and a student population of 15,612. Of these students, 8,360 are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Coastal Carolina University is the largest information technology school in Conway, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Coastal Carolina University.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Conway's information technology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Conway's information technology schools was $21,686 per year for instate students and $31,506 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,071 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Conway. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Conway-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 Conway, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,830 information technology professionals in South Carolina, 70 were working in the greater Conway area. Conway's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Conway is $87,410 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.