Indianola has a general population of 12,998 and an overall student population of 2,025. Approximately 2,025 of Indianola's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Indianola, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Simpson College. In 2010, Simpson College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Indianola's information systems schools. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Indianola, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,733.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Indianola. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,261 per year, on average, for room and board at Indianola-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Indianola, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 information systems professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Indianola area. Indianola's information systems professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Indianola, you can expect to make an average salary of $109,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.