Montclair has a total population of 38,977 and a student population of 18,361. Of these students, 18,171 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Montclair, by student population, is Montclair State University. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Montclair State University.
A reported 25 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Montclair in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Montclair's information systems schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in instate tuition and $33,785 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board at Montclair-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Montclair, your job prospects 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 Montclair area. Montclair's information systems professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.