Traverse City has a total population of 14,532 and a student population of 5,065. Of these students, 5,065 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Traverse City, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Northwestern Michigan College. In 2010, Northwestern Michigan College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an information systems degree in Traverse City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,891 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Traverse City information systems schools was an average of $18,203 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,448 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,443.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Traverse City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 65 information systems professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Traverse City area. The number of information systems professionals in Traverse City is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Traverse City is $92,630 per year, which is higher than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.