Alberta has a general population of 306 and an overall student population of 6,305. Approximately 6,305 of Alberta's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Alberta, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Southside Virginia Community College. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Southside Virginia Community College.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in information technology in Alberta in 2010. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Alberta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,856.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for information technology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Alberta after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Alberta, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 12,730 information technology professionals in Virginia. Of these information technology professionals, 40 were working in the greater Alberta area. The number of information technology professionals in Alberta is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Alberta, you can expect to make an average salary of $98,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.