Grand Forks has a general population of 49,321 and an overall student population of 13,234. Approximately 13,172 of Grand Forks's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
University of North Dakota is the largest information systems school in Grand Forks, based on student population. In 2010, University of North Dakota graduated approximately 12 students from its information systems program.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Grand Forks in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Grand Forks's information systems schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,726 per year in instate tuition and $25,845 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Grand Forks. And if you live on campus at one of the Grand Forks-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $5,978 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,726.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Grand Forks, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 21% in Grand Forks. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.