Weatherford has a general population of 19,000 and an overall student population of 5,384. Approximately 5,384 of Weatherford's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Weatherford, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Weatherford College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Weatherford College with credentials in information technology.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Weatherford in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Weatherford's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,161 per year in instate tuition and $14,541 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for information technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,380 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,936.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Weatherford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 information technology professionals in Texas were working in the greater Weatherford area. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Weatherford will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.