Pittsfield has a total population of 45,793 and a student population of 2,836. Of these students, 2,601 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Pittsfield, by student population, is Berkshire Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Berkshire Community College.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Pittsfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Pittsfield was $3,744 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $810 for information systems related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Pittsfield after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Pittsfield, which is the most popular information systems profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 186 information systems professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Pittsfield area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Pittsfield will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Pittsfield is $107,310 per year, which is higher than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.