With an overall population of 85,013 and a student population of 9,273, approximately 1,158 of Sioux City students attend one of Sioux City's schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Sioux City, by student population, is Briar Cliff University. In 2010, Briar Cliff University graduated approximately 3 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Sioux City's information systems schools. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Sioux City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,536.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,978 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Sioux City after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Sioux City, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,230 information systems professionals in Iowa. Of these information systems professionals, 60 were working in the greater Sioux City area. Sioux City's information systems professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Sioux City is $72,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.