Camden has a total population of 79,904 and a student population of 5,828. Of these students, 5,781 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Camden's largest information systems school is Rutgers University-Camden. In 2010, Rutgers University-Camden graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Camden's information systems schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,262 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Camden information systems schools was an average of $35,894 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Camden-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $9,788 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,973.
If you plan on staying in Camden after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Camden, which is the most popular information systems profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 15,550 information systems professionals in New Jersey. Of these information systems professionals, 1,120 were working in the greater Camden area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Camden. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.