With an overall population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723, approximately 6,617 of Danbury students attend one of Danbury's schools that offer information systems programs.
Danbury's largest information systems school is Western Connecticut State University. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Western Connecticut State University with credentials in information systems.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Danbury in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,055 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Danbury information systems schools was an average of $31,747 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danbury, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 7,520 information systems professionals in Connecticut. Of these information systems professionals, 180 were working in the greater Danbury area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Danbury will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Danbury is $104,230 per year, which is higher than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.