There are schools offering information technology degrees in Washington State!
Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Washington State
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Each year, roughly 0.4% of Washington State students graduate with degrees in information technology. Thus, Washington State's 14 information technology schools put out approximately 572 information technology professionals each year.
University of Washington-Seattle Campus, which was ranked 13th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Washington State that has a information technology program. It is located in Seattle. In 2010, 261 students graduated from University of Washington-Seattle Campus' information technology program. Tuition at University of Washington-Seattle Campus was $8,701 per year.
Washington State University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a information technology program. It is located in Pullman. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Washington State University information technology program. Students at Washington State University paid $9,489 per year in tuition fees.
Western Washington University, which is located in Bellingham, is the third-ranked school in Washington State that has a information technology program. It received a ranking of 28th in the country in 2010. 49 students graduated with degree in information technology from Western Washington University in 2010. Tuition at Western Washington University was $6,858 per year.
Tuition at Washington State's information technology schools ranges from $30,925 per year to $3,720 per year. But, the average tuition is $13,614 per year. In 2010, the following Washington State information technology schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Gonzaga University - located in Spokane, students are charged $30,925 per year
- Pacific Lutheran University - located in Tacoma, students are charged $29,200 per year
- Walla Walla University - located in College Place, students are charged $23,454 per year
The information technology schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Washington State were:
- Northwest Indian College - located in Bellingham, students are charged $3,720 per year
- Eastern Washington University - located in Cheney, students are charged $6,622 per year
- Western Washington University - located in Bellingham, students are charged $6,858 per year
An information technology degree from a Washington State school... what next?
The Washington State counties with the largest populations of information technology professional are:
- King County - 6,760 information technology professionals
- Thurston County - 460 information technology professionals
- Pierce County - 340 information technology professionals
The government projects that the number of information technology professionals in Washington State will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 10,420 information technology professionals working in Washington State.
On average, information technology professionals earn $127,130 per year. However, this number is only an average. Information technology professional in Washington State had varying salaries from $62,180 to $146,850 per year in 2010. On average information technology professional earn the most in the following Washington State counties:
- Benton County - $140,510 per year
- King County - $134,060 per year
- Pierce County - $101,330 per year
On average, information technology professionals earn the least in the following Washington State counties:
- Columbia County - $87,350 per year
- Whatcom County - $89,610 per year
- Thurston County - $92,990 per year
On average, the highest paid information technology professionals in Washington State were:
- Information Technology Manager - $127,130 per year
On average, the lowest paid information technology professionals in Washington State were:
- Information Technology Manager - $127,130 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State 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.
- Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Washington State
- Master's Degree in Information Technology in Washington State
- Doctoral Degree in Information Technology in Washington State
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,685 miles from location||University of Washington-Seattle Campus||Seattle||WA||86.9578||45%||45,943|
|7,487 miles from location||Washington State University||Pullman||WA||72.817||37%||26,101|
|7,660 miles from location||Western Washington University||Bellingham||WA||72.1677||38%||14,575|
|7,628 miles from location||Central Washington University||Ellensburg||WA||31.9043||40%||11,357|
|7,486 miles from location||Eastern Washington University||Cheney||WA||59.4272||49%||11,300|
|7,474 miles from location||Gonzaga University||Spokane||WA||37.2946||28%||7,633|
|7,704 miles from location||Pacific Lutheran University||Tacoma||WA||65.5433||36%||3,581|
|7,680 miles from location||City University of Seattle||Bellevue||WA||10.3031||n/a||3,204|
|7,702 miles from location||University of Washington-Tacoma Campus||Tacoma||WA||43.0884||47%||3,070|
|7,676 miles from location||University of Washington-Bothell Campus||Bothell||WA||43.9029||43%||2,925|
|7,558 miles from location||Walla Walla University||College Place||WA||26.6245||63%||1,808|
|7,678 miles from location||DigiPen Institute of Technology||Redmond||WA||67.0931||99%||890|
|7,663 miles from location||Northwest Indian College||Bellingham||WA||12.8499||n/a||609|
|7,687 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus||Seattle||WA||9.30665||n/a||603|
Curious what studying Information Technology gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington State
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers +||8,600||$127,130||95.0%|
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