La Plata has a total population of 6,551 and a student population of 8,810. Of these students, 8,810 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in La Plata, by student population, is College of Southern Maryland. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from College of Southern Maryland with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an information systems degree in La Plata. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in La Plata was $2,952 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for information systems related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in La Plata after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in La Plata, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,840 information systems professionals in Maryland, 14,420 were working in the greater La Plata area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 15% in La Plata. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.