Information Technology in Arizona

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Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Arizona

Around 0.7% of Arizona's graduates graduate from information technology degree programs every year. That means an estimated 1,548 information technology professionals graduate from Arizona's 30 information technology schools each year.

Top Schools

Northern Arizona University, which is located in Flagstaff, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a information technology program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated no students from its information technology program. Students at Northern Arizona University paid $7,672 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Arizona with a information technology program is University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which is located in Phoenix. In 2010, it was ranked 49th nationwide. In 2010, 1,017 students graduated from University of Phoenix-Online Campus information technology program. University of Phoenix-Online Campus charged in-state students $11,520 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Arizona with a information technology program is Arizona State University, which is located in Tempe. In 2010, it was ranked 57th nationwide. In 2010, Arizona State University graduated 117 students from its information technology programs. Arizona State University charged in-state students $8,132 in tuition fees per year.


Information technology schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $5,485 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $23,550 per year, or as little as $805 per year. In 2010, the information technology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arizona were:

  1. Collins College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $23,550 per year
  2. University of Advancing Technology - located in Tempe, students are charged $19,200 per year
  3. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arizona information technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Dine College - located in Tsaile, students are charged $805 per year
  2. Pima Community College - located in Tucson, students are charged $1,412 per year
  3. Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year

An information technology degree from an Arizona school... what next?

The Arizona counties with the largest populations of information technology professional are:

  1. Maricopa County - 3,290 information technology professionals
  2. Pima County - 560 information technology professionals
  3. Coconino County - 80 information technology professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 4,610 information technology professionals will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of information technology professionals to grow by 5%.


On average, information technology professionals earn $106,810 per year. In 2010, however, some Arizona information technology professional earned as little as less than $54,200 per year or as much as more than $161,500 per year. The counties in Arizona with the highest average salary for information technology professionals are:

  1. Coconino County - $110,560 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $108,600 per year
  3. Cochise County - $107,420 per year

The following counties in Arizona have the lowest average salaries for information technology professional:

  1. Apache County - $79,830 per year
  2. Yuma County - $93,390 per year
  3. Pima County - $100,880 per year

On average, the highest paid information technology professionals in Arizona were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $106,810 per year

The information technology professionals with lowest average salaries in Arizona were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $106,810 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in information technology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as information technology or computer networking.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Information Technology in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Information Technology in Arizona
  • Certificate in Information Technology in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,486 miles from location University of Phoenix-Online Campus Phoenix AZ 50.5302 n/a 291,070
7,481 miles from location Arizona State University Tempe AZ 43.2134 40% 68,064
7,443 miles from location University of Arizona Tucson AZ 39.7951 36% 38,767
7,445 miles from location Pima Community College Tucson AZ 14.0724 n/a 35,880
7,491 miles from location Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ 26.2344 38% 34,205
7,478 miles from location Mesa Community College Mesa AZ 13.2296 n/a 25,960
7,439 miles from location Northern Arizona University Flagstaff AZ 67.3157 19% 23,597
7,494 miles from location Glendale Community College Glendale AZ 14.5633 n/a 20,154
7,489 miles from location Phoenix College Phoenix AZ 12.4906 n/a 12,164
7,476 miles from location Chandler/Gilbert Community College Chandler AZ 10.7366 n/a 11,058
7,477 miles from location Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale AZ 11.959 n/a 10,923
7,482 miles from location Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix AZ 11.9265 n/a 9,951
7,493 miles from location Yavapai College Prescott AZ 14.9939 n/a 8,276
7,642 miles from location Arizona Western College Yuma AZ 15.3094 n/a 7,984
7,484 miles from location GateWay Community College Phoenix AZ 13.1689 n/a 7,863
7,366 miles from location Eastern Arizona College Thatcher AZ 16.7279 n/a 7,241
7,473 miles from location Central Arizona College Coolidge AZ 21.3758 n/a 6,795
7,568 miles from location Mohave Community College Kingman AZ 10.6222 n/a 6,702
7,484 miles from location University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus Phoenix AZ 8.96636 n/a 5,531
7,488 miles from location South Mountain Community College Phoenix AZ 9.12971 n/a 5,444
7,381 miles from location Cochise College Douglas AZ 15.2807 n/a 4,739
7,359 miles from location Northland Pioneer College Holbrook AZ 8.71041 n/a 4,636
7,489 miles from location Western International University Phoenix AZ 4.54356 n/a 2,927
7,439 miles from location University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona Campus Tucson AZ 9.04499 n/a 2,170
7,289 miles from location Dine College Tsaile AZ 4.49402 n/a 1,935
7,483 miles from location Collins College Phoenix AZ 19.6586 n/a 1,171
7,484 miles from location University of Advancing Technology Tempe AZ 20.1318 48% 1,147
7,489 miles from location Ottawa University-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 2.73172 n/a 1,127
7,487 miles from location Anthem College-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 26.9595 n/a 816
7,439 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Tucson Tucson AZ 15.5021 n/a 557

Curious what studying Information Technology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 4,140 $106,810 -5.7%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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