With an overall population of 16,708 and a student population of 3,647, approximately 3,647 of Elko students attend one of Elko's schools that offer information systems programs.
Great Basin College is the largest information systems school in Elko, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Great Basin College.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Elko in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,400 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Elko information systems schools was an average of $15,588 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Elko-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,110.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Elko, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,220 information systems professionals in Nevada. Of these information systems professionals, 40 were working in the greater Elko area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Elko. 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 Elko is $86,530 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.