Information Technology in Idaho

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Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Idaho


Around 0.4% of Idaho's graduates graduate from information technology degree programs every year. That means an estimated 164 information technology professionals graduate from Idaho's 7 information technology schools each year.

Top Schools

Boise State University, which is located in Boise, is the top-ranked school in Idaho that has a information technology program. It received a ranking of 42nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Boise State University graduated 29 students from its information technology program. Tuition at Boise State University was $5,300 per year.

The second-ranked school in Idaho that has a information technology program is Brigham Young University-Idaho. Brigham Young University-Idaho, which was ranked 68th in the country in 2010, is located in Rexburg. In 2010, 88 students graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho information technology program. The tuition rate at Brigham Young University-Idaho was $3,660 per year.

Idaho State University, which is located in Pocatello, is the third-ranked school in Idaho that has a information technology program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 25 students graduated from Idaho State University information technology program. Idaho State University charged in-state students $5,416 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Idaho information technology school, average tuition will be $5,871 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,520 per year to $10,200 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Idaho information technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus - located in Meridian, students are charged $10,200 per year
  2. Brown Mackie College-Boise - located in Boise, students are charged $9,001 per year
  3. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year

The following Idaho information technology schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. College of Southern Idaho - located in Twin Falls, students are charged $2,520 per year
  2. Brigham Young University-Idaho - located in Rexburg, students are charged $3,660 per year
  3. Lewis-Clark State College - located in Lewiston, students are charged $4,998 per year

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

In Idaho, the largest numbers of information technology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Ada County - 750 information technology professionals
  2. Bear Lake County - 80 information technology professionals
  3. Kootenai County - 60 information technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Idaho will grow by 15%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,130 information technology professionals working in Idaho.

Salary

information technology professionals in Idaho earn $87,620 per year on average. But, salaries for information technology professional can vary. In 2010, information technology professional made as little as less than $45,080 per year or as much as more than $135,020 per year in Idaho. Information technology professionals in the following Idaho counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Ada County - $91,300 per year
  2. Bear Lake County - $88,620 per year
  3. Benewah County - $73,530 per year

The Idaho counties with the lowest average salary for information technology professionals are:

  1. Blaine County - $68,210 per year
  2. Kootenai County - $72,890 per year
  3. Benewah County - $73,530 per year

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

  1. Information Technology Manager - $87,620 per year

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

  1. Information Technology Manager - $87,620 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho 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 Idaho
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Idaho

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,515 miles from location Boise State University Boise ID 58.2803 61% 18,933
7,299 miles from location Brigham Young University-Idaho Rexburg ID 31.5019 59% 14,944
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,453 miles from location College of Southern Idaho Twin Falls ID 15.7658 n/a 8,133
7,488 miles from location Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston ID 18.6173 51% 4,200
7,519 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Boise Boise ID n/a n/a 511
7,522 miles from location University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus Meridian ID 7.53316 n/a 471
 

Curious what studying Information Technology gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Computer and Information Systems Managers + 1,050 $87,620 -2.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are information technology related jobs in Idaho