El Paso, TX (population: 631,862) has one instructional technology school within its city limits. The University of Texas at El Paso has a total student population of 21,011. It is the 2801st highest ranked school in the USA and the 130th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Instructional Technology students from El Paso 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 El Paso area alone, there are 24,630 employed education, training, and library employees earning an average salary of $48,560. Instructional coordinators in this area earn $64,870/yr and there are 310 employed.
El Paso lies in El Paso county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the El Paso area has 269,250 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $16.37/hr average worker wage, and a $34,050 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.154 out of every 1000 jobs in El Paso are held by instructional coordinators, and 91.467/1000 are held by education, training, and library employees.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas at El Paso ends up costing a student $5,224/yr.