With an overall population of 14,375 and a student population of 2,885, approximately 2,622 of Mount Vernon students attend one of Mount Vernon's schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Mount Vernon, by student population, is Mount Vernon Nazarene University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Mount Vernon Nazarene University.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Mount Vernon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,330 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Vernon-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $5,890 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. There were 9,760 information systems professionals working in Ohio and 140 working in the greater Mount Vernon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Mount Vernon. 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 Mount Vernon is $81,850 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.