With an overall population of 74,239 and a student population of 20,444, approximately 19,853 of Evanston students attend one of Evanston's schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Evanston, by student population, is Northwestern University. Approximately 94 students graduated in 2010 from Northwestern University with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 105 students graduated with an information systems degree in Evanston. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Evanston was $38,463 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,685 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Evanston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,703 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $42,864.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Evanston, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 information systems professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Evanston area. The number of information systems professionals in Evanston is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.