With an overall population of 5,294 and a student population of 1,011, approximately 1,011 of Rensselaer students attend one of Rensselaer's schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Rensselaer, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Saint Josephs College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Josephs College with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Rensselaer's information systems schools. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Rensselaer, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,530.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Rensselaer-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Rensselaer, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,110 information systems professionals in Indiana, 170 were working in the greater Rensselaer area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Rensselaer will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Rensselaer, you can expect to make an average salary of $91,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.