With an overall population of 147,595 and a student population of 26,703, approximately 25,877 of Santa Rosa students attend one of Santa Rosa's schools that offer information systems programs.
Santa Rosa's largest information systems school is Santa Rosa Junior College. In 2010, Santa Rosa Junior College graduated approximately 37 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with an information systems certificate from one of Santa Rosa's information systems schools. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Santa Rosa was $741 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for information systems related books and supplies each year.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Santa Rosa, your job prospects are good. There were 41,200 information systems professionals working in California and 230 working in the greater Santa Rosa area in 2010. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Santa Rosa will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Santa Rosa is $116,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.