Technology in Kansas

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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Kansas


Approximately 1.8% of graduates in of Kansas receive technology degrees every year. Thus, Kansas' 56 technology schools put out approximately 1,636 technology professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas with a technology program is Southwestern College, which is located in Winfield. In 2010, it was ranked 46th nationwide. In 2010, 27 students graduated from Southwestern College's technology program. The tuition rate at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas with a technology program is Newman University, which is located in Wichita. In 2010, it was ranked 47th nationwide. In 2010, 57 students graduated from Newman University technology program. Students at Newman University paid $20,712 per year in tuition fees.

Ottawa University, which is located in Ottawa, is the third-ranked school in Kansas that has a technology program. It received a ranking of 55th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Ottawa University technology program. The tuition rate at Ottawa University was $20,400 per year.

Cost

Technology schools in Kansas, charge students an average tuition of $8,072 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $22,280 per year, or as little as $430 per year. In 2010, the 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. Bethel College - located in North Newton, students are charged $20,700 per year

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

  1. Haskell Indian Nations University - located in Lawrence, students are charged $430 per year
  2. Coffeyville Community College - located in Coffeyville, students are charged $1,920 per year
  3. Kansas City Kansas Community College - located in Kansas City, students are charged $1,980 per year

A technology degree from a Kansas school... what next?

The Kansas counties with the largest populations of technology professional are:

  1. Allen County - 290 technology professionals
  2. Jackson County - 170 technology professionals
  3. Butler County - 130 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of technology professionals in the state of Kansas will grow to 1,430. This would require a 11% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, technology professionals earn a salary of $61,335 per year in Kansas state. In 2010, however, some Kansas technology professional earned as little as less than $21,000 per year or as much as more than $106,770 per year. The following counties in Kansas have the highest average salaries for technology professionals:

  1. Butler County - $61,350 per year
  2. Douglas County - $59,930 per year
  3. Jackson County - $56,480 per year

On average, technology professionals earn the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Allen County - $51,135 per year
  2. Jackson County - $56,480 per year
  3. Douglas County - $59,930 per year

On average, the highest paid technology professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $66,740 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $55,930 per year

The technology professionals with lowest average salaries in Kansas were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $66,740 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $55,930 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in technology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Kansas
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Kansas
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Kansas
  • Certificate in Technology in Kansas

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators 960 $55,930 17.1%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 380 $66,740 52.0%
 

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