Lansing has a total population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903. Of these students, 21,123 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Lansing's largest information systems school is Lansing Community College. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Lansing Community College with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Lansing's information systems schools. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Lansing was $2,240 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for information systems related books and supplies every year.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lansing, your job prospects are average. There were 7,670 information systems professionals working in Michigan and 970 working in the greater Lansing area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Lansing will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Lansing is $91,670 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.