Murray has a total population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117. Of these students, 10,071 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Murray's largest information systems school is Murray State University. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Murray State University.
A total of 32 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Murray in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Murray's information systems schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,210 per year in instate tuition and $26,470 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $990 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Murray-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $6,562 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Murray, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 information systems professionals in Kentucky were working in the greater Murray area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Murray will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Murray, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,240 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.