Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is the largest information systems school in Perkinston, based on student population. In 2010, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College graduated approximately 10 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Perkinston's information systems schools. Tuition in 2009 at Perkinston's information systems schools was $9,072 per year for instate students and $10,918 per year for out of state students.
And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,770 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,452.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Perkinston, your job prospects are good. There were 1,040 information systems professionals working in Mississippi and 150 working in the greater Perkinston area in 2010. The number of information systems professionals in Perkinston is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Perkinston is $68,330 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.