With an overall population of 17,970 and a student population of 2,376, approximately 2,376 of Carlisle students attend one of Carlisle's schools that offer information systems programs.
Dickinson College is the largest information systems school in Carlisle, based on student population. In 2010, Dickinson College graduated approximately 5 students from its information systems program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Carlisle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Carlisle was $40,114 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Carlisle. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Carlisle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 9,250 information systems professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these information systems professionals, 660 were working in the greater Carlisle area. Carlisle's information systems professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Carlisle is $103,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.