Minnesota contains twelve schools that offer instructional technology programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking instructional technology school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 instructional technology schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of St Thomas comes out as the most expensive ($25,679/yr), with Minnesota State University-Mankato as the lowest recorded at only $10,396/yr.
Instructional Technology students from Minnesota schools who go on to become instructional technologists, electronics technology instructors, computer information systems instructors, Information technologys, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 124,480 people working as instructional coordinators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,270. Also, Education, training, and library employees make on average $49,530 per year and there are about 8,488,740 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Minnesota alone, there are 155,730 employed education, training, and library employees earning an average yearly salary of $46,320. Instructional coordinators in this state earn $66,010/yr and there are 1,840 employed.
Also, within the instructional technology schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from instructional technology, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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