Waterville has a general population of 15,605 and an overall student population of 2,835. Approximately 997 of Waterville's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Waterville, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Thomas College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Thomas College.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Waterville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Waterville was $20,440 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Waterville-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $8,410 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,840.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Waterville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 890 information systems professionals working in Maine and 240 working in the greater Waterville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Waterville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Waterville, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,620 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.