With an overall population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763, approximately 28,085 of Arlington students attend one of Arlington's schools that offer information technology programs.
Arlington's largest information technology school is The University of Texas at Arlington. Approximately 71 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Arlington with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with an information technology degree in Arlington. Tuition in 2009 at Arlington's information technology schools was $19,181 per year for instate students and $25,829 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $908 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,097 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
If you plan on staying in Arlington after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Arlington, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. There were 18,890 information technology professionals working in Texas and 1,360 working in the greater Arlington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Arlington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.