Information Technology Schools In Montana

In Montana, there are 10 accredited schools where information technology classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information technology in the state of Montana, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology
  • Masters degree in Information Technology


Schools

  1. Blackfeet Community College

    Highway 2 & 89, Browning, Montana 59417-0819

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  2. Dawson Community College

    300 College Dr, Glendive, Montana 59330

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  3. Flathead Valley Community College

    777 Grandview Dr, Kalispell, Montana 59901

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  4. Fort Belknap College

    269 Blackfeet Avenue Agency, Harlem, Montana 59526-0159

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  5. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology

    2100 16th Ave S, Great Falls, Montana 59405

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  6. University of Great Falls

    1301 Twentieth St S, Great Falls, Montana 59405-4996

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  7. Montana Tech of the University of Montana

    1300 W Park St, Butte, Montana 59701-8997

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  8. The University of Montana

    Missoula, Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812

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  9. Montana State University-Northern

    300 W 11th St, Havre, Montana 59501

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  10. Stone Child College

    8294 Upper Box Elder Road, Box Elder, Montana 59521-9796

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Montana Vs. National Information Technology Employment

Montana 5,140
National 2,922,550

Of all of the information technology professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Montana.

Employment Growth for Information technology professionals In Montana

4,520 3,960 4,300 4,690 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Information Technology is a shrinking field in Montana. There were 4,110 less information technology professionals working in Montana in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of information technology professionals has shrunk by 91%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of information technology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of information technology professionals has shrunk by 89% from 2006 to 2010.

Information Technology VS. All Professions salaries in Montana

$47,581 $57,946 $60,404 $60,716 $96,910
$36,004 $38,366 $39,610 $41,917 $43,181
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to information technology professionals are growing in Montana. Information technology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $47,581 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $96,910 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Montana

10th percentile
$59,190
25th percentile
$73,670
50th percentile
$88,480
75th percentile
$112,890
90th percentile
$151,080

Thus, information technology professionals' salaries grew by 51% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Montana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of information technology. The pay differential between the highest paid information technology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 155%

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Montana

Computer Networking
$55,500
Computer Science
$55,798
Information Systems
$79,835
Information Technology
$60,534

In Montana, information technology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Information Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Montana

associate
8
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total14

The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited information technology schools in Montana is decreasing. In 2006 there were 69 information technology graduates from information technology courses in Montana and in 2010 there were 32 graduates.

Thus there was a 54% percent decrease in the number of information technology school degree or certificate graduates in Montana. A majority of these graduates, or 57%, graduated with an associate's degree in information technology.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Montana

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