Gaffney has a general population of 12,968 and an overall student population of 3,137. Approximately 3,137 of Gaffney's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Limestone College is the largest information systems school in Gaffney, based on student population. In 2010, Limestone College graduated approximately 22 students with credentials in information systems.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Gaffney in 2010. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Gaffney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,300.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,870 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Gaffney-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,002.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gaffney, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 information systems professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Gaffney area. The number of information systems professionals in Gaffney is expected 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 Gaffney is $90,010 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.