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Information Technology Schools in Alabama

There are seven schools in the state of Alabama offering information technology programs. In 2010, 1,072 students graduated from programs at Alabama information technology schools. 952 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 117 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,083 students graduate from information technology programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 5% of information technology students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, two students graduated with certificates in information technology, 952 with a degree at the associate's level, 117 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and one with a master's level degree.

Seven information technology schools are located in this state. And of these, three schools are public, while four schools are private. Public information technology school tuition varies from $5,748 to $7,164, while tuition at a private information technology school varies from $4,800 to $15,285.

Average tuition for information technology programs is $8,881. The highest tuition for programs in information technology, which is $15,285 each year, is at South University-Montgomery, while the lowest tuition in Alabama, which is $4,800 each year, is at Columbia Southern University.

Alabama schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for information technology students.

Information Technology Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

1,083 students graduate from information technology programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 5% of information technology students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, two students graduated with certificates in information technology, 952 with a degree at the associate's level, 117 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and one with a master's level degree.

Information Technology Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 1101
  • Associate 2007: 1048
  • Associate 2008: 1062
  • Associate 2009: 1005
  • Associate 2010: 952
  • Bachelor 2006: 49
  • Bachelor 2007: 48
  • Bachelor 2008: 32
  • Bachelor 2009: 61
  • Bachelor 2010: 117
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 1

Information Technology Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of 13 information technology programs. Of these programs, around 53.8% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Information Technology Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 1

Computer Network Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Network Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37480
  • 25th Percentile: 45650
  • Median: 61050
  • 75th Percentile: 80820
  • 90th Percentile: 99220

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18870
  • 25th Percentile: 24480
  • Median: 30190
  • 75th Percentile: 38930
  • 90th Percentile: 49590

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40330
  • 25th Percentile: 49640
  • Median: 64000
  • 75th Percentile: 79170
  • 90th Percentile: 93140

Database Architects — Salary by Percentile

Database Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54030
  • 25th Percentile: 67610
  • Median: 82220
  • 75th Percentile: 93620
  • 90th Percentile: 108100

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44860
  • 25th Percentile: 58950
  • Median: 73970
  • 75th Percentile: 90540
  • 90th Percentile: 110410

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38270
  • 25th Percentile: 46430
  • Median: 62440
  • 75th Percentile: 80200
  • 90th Percentile: 97480

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 68350
  • 25th Percentile: 81540
  • Median: 103280
  • 75th Percentile: 128600
  • 90th Percentile: 149220

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 73320
  • 25th Percentile: 86220
  • Median: 101700
  • 75th Percentile: 117470
  • 90th Percentile: 135830

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56130
  • Median Salary 2007: 56260
  • Median Salary 2008: 60000
  • Median Salary 2009: 57980
  • Median Salary 2010: 62440
  • Total Employed 2006: 850
  • Total Employed 2007: 910
  • Total Employed 2008: 1070
  • Total Employed 2009: 1080
  • Total Employed 2010: 1090

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28510
  • Median Salary 2007: 29160
  • Median Salary 2008: 29950
  • Median Salary 2009: 29850
  • Median Salary 2010: 30190
  • Total Employed 2006: 1790
  • Total Employed 2007: 1560
  • Total Employed 2008: 1260
  • Total Employed 2009: 1210
  • Total Employed 2010: 1000

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54430
  • Median Salary 2007: 58210
  • Median Salary 2008: 58150
  • Median Salary 2009: 62040
  • Median Salary 2010: 64000
  • Total Employed 2006: 3670
  • Total Employed 2007: 3750
  • Total Employed 2008: 3650
  • Total Employed 2009: 3780
  • Total Employed 2010: 4330

Database Architects — Employment Trend

Database Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70840
  • Median Salary 2007: 71700
  • Median Salary 2008: 75510
  • Median Salary 2009: 79420
  • Median Salary 2010: 82220
  • Total Employed 2006: 2320
  • Total Employed 2007: 2180
  • Total Employed 2008: 2330
  • Total Employed 2009: 2090
  • Total Employed 2010: 1920

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64110
  • Median Salary 2007: 67140
  • Median Salary 2008: 69720
  • Median Salary 2009: 70840
  • Median Salary 2010: 73970
  • Total Employed 2006: 7090
  • Total Employed 2007: 7190
  • Total Employed 2008: 6620
  • Total Employed 2009: 5630
  • Total Employed 2010: 5920

Computer Network Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Network Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59630
  • Median Salary 2007: 64100
  • Median Salary 2008: 60860
  • Median Salary 2009: 60040
  • Median Salary 2010: 61050
  • Total Employed 2006: 1930
  • Total Employed 2007: 2040
  • Total Employed 2008: 1890
  • Total Employed 2009: 1840
  • Total Employed 2010: 1570

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88210
  • Median Salary 2007: 94330
  • Median Salary 2008: 93890
  • Median Salary 2009: 98460
  • Median Salary 2010: 103280
  • Total Employed 2006: 2240
  • Total Employed 2007: 2260
  • Total Employed 2008: 2190
  • Total Employed 2009: 2210
  • Total Employed 2010: 2390

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 90330
  • Median Salary 2007: 94230
  • Median Salary 2008: 97750
  • Median Salary 2009: 100010
  • Median Salary 2010: 101700
  • Total Employed 2006: 470
  • Total Employed 2007: 410
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 560
  • Total Employed 2010: 560

Alabama vs National Information Technology Employment

Alabama vs National Information Technology Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 1.070% (18780)

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1. Strayer University - Alabama

3570 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200
Birmingham, AL 35243
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Alabama, which is 7.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Birmingham, AL. Strayer offers four information technology programs. More specifically, it offers one certificate in information technology to students, one associate's level degree in information technology, one bachelor's level information technology degree, and one degree at the master's level in information technology. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in information technology.

2. South University - Montgomery

5355 Vaughn Road
Montgomery, AL 36116-1120
(334) 395-8800

South University-Montgomery is 5.1 miles from the heart of downtown. This school offers two programs in information technology. Out of those, it offers students one information technology degree at the associate's level and one bachelor's level information technology degree. SU is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in information technology.

3. Herzing University - Birmingham

280 West Valley Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 916-2800

Herzing University-Birmingham is a for-profit 4-year institution, founded in 1965. It is located in the suburbs of Birmingham, Alabama. This very small school is one of several campuses. Herzing offers three certificates, seven associates level degrees, and five bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 414 students pursued degrees from the ten programs at Herzing. It offers subjects including advanced nursing and business management. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it.

4. Community College of the Air Force

100 S Turner Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36114-0011
(334) 649-5000

Community College of the Air Force offers one program in information technology and this college, which is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in information technology.

5. Columbia Southern University

21982 University Lane
Orange Beach, AL 36561-9000
(251) 981-3771x1364

Columbia Southern University, which is only a few miles from Orange Beach, is in a rural area. This school offers two information technology programs. More specifically, it offers one information technology certificate to students and one bachelor's level degree in information technology. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering information technology.

6. The University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6101

The University of South Alabama, which is near the center of the city, is located in Mobile, AL. USA offers two programs in information technology. This university offers students two bachelor's level degrees in information technology. 14,776 students pursue degrees in 100 programs at this university, overall. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering information technology.

7. Alabama State University

915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271
(334) 229-4400

Alabama State University offers one program in information technology and it is located in the center of Montgomery. Overall, 5,705 students seek degrees in 49 programs at ASU. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering information technology in terms of programs.

8. Oakwood University

7000 Adventist Blvd NW
Huntsville, AL 35896
(256) 726-7000

Oakwood University is a historically black 4-year institution, founded in 1896. OU, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Huntsville, AL. Oakwood offers students one certificate, seven associates level degrees, 61 degrees at the bachelors level, and one masters level degree. 1,915 students pursued degrees from the 68 programs at this school in 2010. Oakwood offers subjects including language, liberal arts, and chemistry. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this small school.

9. Faulkner University

5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109-3378
(334) 272-5820

Faulkner University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL and it offers one program in information technology. Faulkner is a 4-year institution. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering information technology programs.