Information Technology Schools In Tennessee

In Tennessee, there are 38 accredited schools where information technology classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information technology and information technology training in Tennessee, which includes 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. Austin Peay State University

    601 College St, Clarksville, Tennessee 37044

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  2. Belmont University

    1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37212-3757

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  3. Bethel University in McKenzie

    325 Cherry Ave, McKenzie, Tennessee 38201

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  4. Carson-Newman College

    1646 S Russell Ave, Jefferson City, Tennessee 37760

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  5. Christian Brothers University

    650 E Parkway S, Memphis, Tennessee 38104

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  6. Tennessee Technology Center at Covington

    1600 Hwy 51 South, Covington, Tennessee 38019

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  7. Cumberland University

    One Cumberland Square, Lebanon, Tennessee 37087

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  8. Lipscomb University

    One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951

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  9. Dyersburg State Community College

    1510 Lake Rd, Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024-2411

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  10. East Tennessee State University

    807 University Pky, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-0000

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  11. Fisk University

    1000 17th Ave North, Nashville, Tennessee 37208-4501

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  12. Freed-Hardeman University

    158 E Main St, Henderson, Tennessee 38340-2399

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  13. Tennessee Technology Center at Harriman

    1745 Harriman Highway, Harriman, Tennessee 37748-5849

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  14. Hiwassee College

    225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tennessee 37354-4001

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  15. King College

    1350 King College Rd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620-2699

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  16. Lambuth University

    705 Lambuth Boulevard, Jackson, Tennessee 38301

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  17. Lane College

    545 Lane Ave, Jackson, Tennessee 38301-4598

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  18. Lee University

    1120 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, Tennessee 37311

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  19. Lincoln Memorial University

    6965 Cumberland Gap Pky, Harrogate, Tennessee 37752-9900

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  20. Maryville College

    502 E Lamar Alexander Pky, Maryville, Tennessee 37804-5907

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  21. University of Memphis

    Memphis, Tennessee 38152

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  22. Milligan College

    1 Blowers Blvd., Milligan College, Tennessee 37682

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  23. Roane State Community College

    276 Patton Lane, Harriman, Tennessee 37748

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  24. Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville

    1405 Madison St, Shelbyville, Tennessee 37160

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  25. Pellissippi State Community College

    10915 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37933-0990

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  26. Tennessee Wesleyan College

    204 East College Street, Athens, Tennessee 37303

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  27. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

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  28. Fountainhead College of Technology

    3203 Tazewell Pke, Knoxville, Tennessee 37918

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  29. Tennessee Temple University

    1815 Union Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37404

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  30. Trevecca Nazarene University

    333 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37210

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  31. Northeast State Community College

    2425 Hwy 75, Blountville, Tennessee 37617-0246

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  32. Daymar Institute in Clarksville

    1860 Wilma Rudolph Blvd, Clarksville, Tennessee 37040-6718

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  33. National College of Business and Technology-Nashville

    1638 Bell Road, Nashville, Tennessee 37211

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  34. Vatterott Career College-Memphis

    2655 Dividend Drive, Memphis, Tennessee 38132

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  35. University of Phoenix-Nashville Campus

    616 Marriott Dr Ste 150, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-5048

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  36. Strayer University-Tennessee

    2620 Thousand Oaks Blvd Ste 1100, Memphis, Tennessee 38118

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  37. University of Phoenix-Memphis Campus

    65 Germantown Ct Ste 100, Cordova, Tennessee 38018-7290

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  38. Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro

    415 Golden Bear Court, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37128

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Information Technology Employment

Tennessee 34,970
National 2,922,550

Of all of the information technology professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Tennessee.

Employment Growth for Information technology professionals In Tennessee

32,550 34,340 34,560 34,040 4,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Information Technology is a shrinking field in Tennessee. There were 28,190 less information technology professionals working in Tennessee in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of information technology professionals has shrunk by 87%. This decline is slower than the national trend for information technology professionals which shows a 89% decrease in the number of information technology professionals working around the nation.

Information Technology VS. All Professions salaries in Tennessee

$62,173 $65,548 $67,088 $68,729 $91,520
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by information technology professionals is increasing in Tennessee. The mean salary for information technology professionals in 2006 was $62,173 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $91,520 per year.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$50,390
25th percentile
$64,280
50th percentile
$84,260
75th percentile
$112,120
90th percentile
$141,040

Thus, there was a 32% growth in information technology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Tennessee, 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 180%

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Tennessee

Computer Networking
$64,870
Computer Science
$59,354
Information Systems
$80,745
Information Technology
$68,924

Information technology professionals in Tennessee earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
9
bachelor
27
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total51

As the number of information technology professionals is decreasing in Tennessee state, the number of students graduating from the 38 accredited information technology schools in Tennessee state is increasing. In 2006 there were 401 information technology graduates from information technology courses in Tennessee and in 2010 there were 457 graduates.

This represents a 14% increase in the number of information technology degree or certificate school graduates in Tennessee state. Most of these graduates, or 53%, earned a bachelor's degree in information technology.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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