Ashland has a total population of 21,981 and a student population of 4,419. Of these students, 4,419 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Ashland, by student population, is Ashland Community and Technical College. In 2010, Ashland Community and Technical College graduated approximately 42 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with an information systems certificate in Ashland. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Ashland was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Ashland.
If you plan on staying in Ashland after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Ashland, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,740 information systems professionals in Kentucky. Of these information systems professionals, 60 were working in the greater Ashland area. The number of information systems professionals in Ashland is expected to 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 Ashland is $91,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.