Canton, Ohio has 2 information systems schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in information systems. With an overall population of 80,806 and a student population of 22,824, approximately 15,236 of Canton students attend one of Canton's schools that offer information systems programs.
Canton's largest information systems school is Stark State College of Technology. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Stark State College of Technology with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an information systems degree in Canton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,144 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,007 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,526 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,835.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Canton, your job prospects are good. There were 9,760 information systems professionals working in Ohio and 130 working in the greater Canton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Canton. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Canton is $87,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.