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Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Kansas


Approximately 0.3% of graduates in of Kansas receive information technology degrees every year. That means an estimated 265 information technology professionals graduate from Kansas' 28 information technology schools each year.

Top Schools

Newman University, which was ranked 47th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a information technology program. It is located in Wichita. In 2010, 4 students graduated from Newman University's information technology program. Students at Newman University paid $20,712 per year in tuition fees.

Ottawa University, which was ranked 55th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a information technology program. It is located in Ottawa. 3 students graduated with degree in information technology from Ottawa University in 2010. Ottawa University charged in-state students $20,400 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a information technology program is Kansas State University, which is located in Manhattan. In 2010, it was ranked 61st nationwide. In 2010, 21 students graduated from Kansas State University information technology program. Tuition at Kansas State University was $7,376 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Kansas' information technology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $9,744 per year, though tuition can range from $22,280 per year to $1,920 per year. In 2010, the information technology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
  2. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
  3. Ottawa University - located in Ottawa, students are charged $20,400 per year

The information technology schools in Kansas that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Coffeyville Community College - located in Coffeyville, students are charged $1,920 per year
  2. Seward County Community College and Area Technical School - located in Liberal, students are charged $2,080 per year
  3. Garden City Community College - located in Garden City, students are charged $2,112 per year

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

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

  1. Butler County - 350 information technology professionals
  2. Allen County - 290 information technology professionals
  3. Jackson County - 210 information technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Kansas will grow by 19%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 2,840 information technology professionals working in Kansas.

Salary

information technology professionals in Kansas make an average of $96,370 per year. In 2010, however, some Kansas information technology professional earned as little as less than $45,030 per year or as much as more than $148,770 per year. The counties in Kansas with the highest average salary for information technology professionals are:

  1. Butler County - $85,170 per year
  2. Douglas County - $85,090 per year
  3. Jackson County - $83,620 per year

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

  1. Geary County - $73,360 per year
  2. Allen County - $73,430 per year
  3. Jackson County - $83,620 per year

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

  1. Information Technology Manager - $96,370 per year

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

  1. Information Technology Manager - $96,370 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas 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 Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Kansas
  • Master's Degree in Information Technology in Kansas
  • Doctoral Degree in Information Technology in Kansas
  • Certificate in Information Technology in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,577 miles from location Kansas State University Manhattan KS 38.7523 72% 23,581
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
6,483 miles from location Pittsburg State University Pittsburg KS 30.5057 55% 7,277
6,531 miles from location Washburn University Topeka KS 26.668 52% 6,652
6,559 miles from location Emporia State University Emporia KS 26.6851 61% 6,314
6,656 miles from location Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson KS 20.5369 n/a 5,453
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,505 miles from location Baker University Baldwin City KS 26.5047 36% 3,853
6,628 miles from location Friends University Wichita KS 20.8027 51% 2,853
6,628 miles from location Newman University Wichita KS 53.2302 19% 2,557
6,535 miles from location Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville KS 20.6161 n/a 2,056
6,815 miles from location Garden City Community College Garden City KS 20.8808 n/a 2,054
6,826 miles from location Seward County Community College and Area Technical School Liberal KS 22.2726 n/a 1,850
6,482 miles from location MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe KS 28.6396 54% 1,778
6,514 miles from location Labette Community College Parsons KS 16.7815 n/a 1,756
6,815 miles from location Colby Community College Colby KS 25.8317 n/a 1,565
6,488 miles from location University of Saint Mary Leavenworth KS 19.5506 32% 1,072
6,635 miles from location Kansas Wesleyan University Salina KS 19.7085 44% 852
6,656 miles from location North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit KS 29.429 n/a 723
6,639 miles from location McPherson College Mcpherson KS 21.9083 33% 629
6,509 miles from location Ottawa University Ottawa KS 45.4994 15% 525
6,478 miles from location National American University-Overland Park Shawnee Mission KS 12.0458 n/a 480
6,620 miles from location Vatterott College-Wichita Wichita KS 26.01 n/a 413
6,474 miles from location Ottawa University-Kansas City Shawnee Mission KS 1.67202 n/a 409
6,621 miles from location National American University-Wichita Wichita KS 0.826993 n/a 276
6,620 miles from location University of Phoenix-Wichita Campus Wichita KS 6.03549 n/a 61
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Computer and Information Systems Managers + 2,130 $96,370 12.1%
 

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