Tifton has a general population of 15,060 and an overall student population of 3,327. Approximately 3,327 of Tifton's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Tifton, by student population, is Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College with credentials in information systems.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Tifton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,713 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tifton information systems schools was an average of $18,689 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $775 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Tifton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,040 per year, on average, for room and board at Tifton-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,673.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tifton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,750 information systems professionals in Georgia. Of these information systems professionals, 80 were working in the greater Tifton area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Tifton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Tifton is $70,060 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.