There are 2 information technology schools in Bellingham, Washington. With an overall population of 67,171 and a student population of 22,765, approximately 15,184 of Bellingham students attend one of Bellingham's schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Bellingham, by student population, is Western Washington University. In 2010, Western Washington University graduated approximately 49 students with credentials in information technology.
A total of 49 students graduated with credentials in information technology from information technology schools in Bellingham in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Bellingham's information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,956 per year in instate tuition and $20,471 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $990 for information technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,735 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bellingham, your job prospects are good. There were 9,260 information technology professionals working in Washington State and 60 working in the greater Bellingham area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Bellingham will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information technology professional in Bellingham is $84,890 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information technology professionals.
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