With an overall population of 46,525 and a student population of 47,344, approximately 47,071 of East Lansing students attend one of East Lansing's schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in East Lansing, by student population, is Michigan State University. In 2010, approximately 90 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Michigan State University.
A total of 92 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in East Lansing in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,994 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Lansing information systems schools was an average of $37,457 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $962 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,394 per year, on average, for room and board at East Lansing-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in East Lansing, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,670 information systems professionals in Michigan, 970 were working in the greater East Lansing area. East Lansing's information systems professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% 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 East Lansing is $91,670 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.