With an overall population of 19,960 and a student population of 1,137, approximately 713 of Laurel students attend one of Laurel's schools that offer information systems programs.
Laurel's largest information systems school is Capitol College. In 2010, Capitol College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an information systems degree in Laurel. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Laurel was $19,882 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Laurel-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $4,676 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,482.
If you plan on staying in Laurel after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Laurel, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 information systems professionals in Maryland were working in the greater Laurel area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Laurel. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.