Colby has a total population of 5,450 and a student population of 1,565. Of these students, 1,565 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Colby's largest information systems school is Colby Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Colby Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an information systems degree in Colby. Tuition in 2009 at Colby's information systems schools was $11,148 per year for instate students and $12,588 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,690 per year, on average, for room and board at Colby-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,458.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Colby, your job prospects are good. There were 2,370 information systems professionals working in Kansas and 290 working in the greater Colby area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Colby. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Colby, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.