With an overall population of 58,720 and a student population of 12,087, approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines students attend one of Des Plaines's schools that offer information systems programs.
Des Plaines's largest information systems school is Oakton Community College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Oakton Community College.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Des Plaines, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,510.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for information systems related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Des Plaines, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 13,680 information systems professionals in Illinois. Of these information systems professionals, 10,270 were working in the greater Des Plaines area. The number of information systems professionals in Des Plaines is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.