Information Technology in Hawaii

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Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Hawaii


Each year, approximately 0.6% of Hawaii graduates receive degrees in information technology. That means an estimated 135 information technology professionals graduate from Hawaii's 8 information technology schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Hawaii with a information technology program is University of Hawaii at Manoa, which is located in Honolulu. In 2010, it was ranked 35th nationwide. 5 students graduated with a degree in information technology from University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2010. Students at University of Hawaii at Manoa paid $8,095 per year in tuition fees.

Hawaii Pacific University, which is located in Honolulu, is the second-ranked school in Hawaii that has a information technology program. It received a ranking of 47th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 56 students graduated from Hawaii Pacific University information technology program. Tuition at Hawaii Pacific University was $15,820 per year.

Brigham Young University-Hawaii, which was ranked 47th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Hawaii that has a information technology program. It is located in Laie. 29 students graduated with degree in information technology from Brigham Young University-Hawaii in 2010. Students at Brigham Young University-Hawaii paid $4,330 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Hawaii information technology school, average tuition will be $8,055 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,157 per year to $17,740 per year. In 2010, the information technology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Hawaii were:

  1. Chaminade University of Honolulu - located in Honolulu, students are charged $17,740 per year
  2. Hawaii Pacific University - located in Honolulu, students are charged $15,820 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus - located in Honolulu, students are charged $11,880 per year

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

  1. Leeward Community College - located in Pearl City, students are charged $2,157 per year
  2. Kapiolani Community College - located in Honolulu, students are charged $2,172 per year
  3. Hawaii Community College - located in Hilo, students are charged $2,246 per year

An information technology degree from a Hawaii school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Hawaii information technology professionals:

  1. Honolulu County - 460 information technology professionals
  2. Hawaii County - 60 information technology professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of information technology professionals is expected to grow by 7% by 2018. There are projected to be 590 information technology professionals working in the Hawaii then.

Salary

On average, information technology professionals earn $101,870 per year. However, this number is only an average. Information technology professional in Hawaii had varying salaries from $57,950 to $147,960 per year in 2010. The counties in Hawaii with the highest average salary for information technology professionals are:

  1. Hawaii County - $112,010 per year
  2. Honolulu County - $100,510 per year

Information technology professionals in the following counties in Hawaii make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Honolulu County - $100,510 per year
  2. Hawaii County - $112,010 per year

The information technology professionals with highest average salaries in Hawaii were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $101,870 per year

On average, the lowest paid information technology professionals in Hawaii were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $101,870 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Hawaii statistics regarding a career in information technology. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Hawaii
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Hawaii
  • Master's Degree in Information Technology in Hawaii
  • Certificate in Information Technology in Hawaii

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
10,349 miles from location University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu HI 64.5508 40% 20,435
10,350 miles from location Kapiolani Community College Honolulu HI 11.6632 n/a 9,102
10,351 miles from location Hawaii Pacific University Honolulu HI 52.6607 26% 8,113
10,353 miles from location Leeward Community College Pearl City HI 9.01906 n/a 7,484
10,280 miles from location Hawaii Community College Hilo HI 13.1241 n/a 3,275
10,349 miles from location Chaminade University of Honolulu Honolulu HI 21.9166 27% 2,626
10,338 miles from location Brigham Young University-Hawaii Laie HI 25.2178 42% 2,586
10,351 miles from location University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus Honolulu HI 10.8138 n/a 855
 

Curious what studying Information Technology gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Computer and Information Systems Managers + 530 $101,870 -41.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are information technology related jobs in Hawaii