If you decide that you want to get an information systems degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 information systems schools in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas has a general population of 478,434 and an overall student population of 76,598. Approximately 71,188 of Las Vegas's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Las Vegas's largest information systems school is University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Approximately 49 students graduated in 2010 from University of Nevada-Las Vegas with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Las Vegas's information systems schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,123 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Las Vegas information systems schools was an average of $31,463 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Las Vegas. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,456 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,493.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Las Vegas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,220 information systems professionals in Nevada. Of these information systems professionals, 890 were working in the greater Las Vegas area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Las Vegas will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Las Vegas is $100,910 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.
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