With an overall population of 1,313 and a student population of 1,425, approximately 1,425 of Ferrum students attend one of Ferrum's schools that offer information technology programs.
Ferrum College is the largest information technology school in Ferrum, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Ferrum College with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an information technology degree in Ferrum. If you decide to attend a information technology school in Ferrum, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,565.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Ferrum. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,630 per year, on average, for room and board at Ferrum-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,080.
If you plan on staying in Ferrum after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Ferrum, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 information technology professionals in Virginia were working in the greater Ferrum area. By the year 2018, the number of information technology professionals is expected to increase by 27% in Ferrum. This anticipated 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 Ferrum is $101,220 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.