Wise has a general population of 3,255 and an overall student population of 2,015. Approximately 2,015 of Wise's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Wise, the largest information technology school, by student population, is The University of Virginia's College at Wise. In 2010, The University of Virginia's College at Wise graduated approximately 10 students from its information technology program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an information technology degree in Wise. Tuition in 2009 at Wise's information technology schools was $17,550 per year for instate students and $30,078 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $788 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Wise. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,323 per year, on average, for room and board at Wise-based information technology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,098.
If you plan on staying in Wise after graduating from information technology school, you should know that job prospects for information technology professionals in Wise, which is the most popular information technology profession, are good. There were 12,730 information technology professionals working in Virginia and 60 working in the greater Wise area in 2010. Wise's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Wise, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.