Elizabeth has a general population of 120,568 and an overall student population of 583. Approximately 543 of Elizabeth's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Elizabeth, by student population, is Drake College of Business. In 2010, Drake College of Business graduated approximately 192 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 192 students graduated with an information systems certificate from one of Elizabeth's information systems schools. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Elizabeth, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,200.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for information systems related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Elizabeth after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Elizabeth, 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, 4,020 were working in the greater Elizabeth area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Elizabeth will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.