Columbia has a total population of 33,055 and a student population of 5,751. Of these students, 5,581 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Columbia State Community College is the largest information systems school in Columbia, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Columbia State Community College.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Columbia's information systems schools. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Columbia was $2,905 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Columbia.
If you plan on staying in Columbia after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Columbia, which is the most popular information systems profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 information systems professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Columbia area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Columbia. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Columbia, you can expect to make an average salary of $86,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.