Brookline has a general population of 57,107 and an overall student population of 2,971. Approximately 994 of Brookline's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Brookline's largest information systems school is Newbury College-Brookline. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Newbury College-Brookline with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an information systems degree in Brookline. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Brookline was $23,500 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,230 per year, on average, for room and board at Brookline-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,500.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brookline, your job prospects are average. There were 13,140 information systems professionals working in Massachusetts and 8,950 working in the greater Brookline area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Brookline will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.