With an overall population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571, approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick students attend one of New Brunswick's schools that offer information systems programs.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick is the largest information systems school in New Brunswick, based on student population. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 98 students with credentials in information systems.
A total of 98 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in New Brunswick in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Brunswick's information systems schools was $26,338 per year for instate students and $37,510 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in New Brunswick. And if you live on campus at one of the New Brunswick-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 information systems professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater New Brunswick area. The number of information systems professionals in New Brunswick is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.