Pullman has a general population of 24,675 and an overall student population of 26,101. Approximately 26,101 of Pullman's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
Of the 1 information technology schools in Pullman, the largest information technology school, by student population, is Washington State University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Information Technology program at Washington State University.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an information technology degree from one of Pullman's information technology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Pullman's information technology schools was $22,297 per year for instate students and $33,373 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $936 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Pullman. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,886 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information technology graduates choose to work as information technology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pullman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 9,260 information technology professionals in Washington State, 70 were working in the greater Pullman area. The number of information technology professionals in Pullman is expected to 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 Pullman is $82,170 per year, which is lower than the average for information technology professionals state-wide.