Tennessee contains seventeen schools that offer instructional technology programs. Vanderbilt University, the highest-ranking instructional technology school in TN, has a total student population of 12,506 and is the 17th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 instructional technology schools in Tennessee, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Nashville Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,272/yr), with Tennessee State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,483/yr.
Instructional Technology students from Tennessee 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 Tennessee alone, there are 145,610 employed education, training, and library employees earning an average yearly salary of $41,130. Instructional coordinators in this state earn $54,390/yr and there are 1,270 employed.
Also, within the instructional technology schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from instructional technology, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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