Swarthmore has a total population of 6,170 and a student population of 1,525. Of these students, 1,525 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Swarthmore's largest information systems school is Swarthmore College. In 2010, Swarthmore College graduated approximately 11 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Swarthmore's information systems schools. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Swarthmore was $37,860 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for information systems related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Swarthmore-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $11,740 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Swarthmore, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,250 information systems professionals in Pennsylvania, 4,140 were working in the greater Swarthmore area. The number of information systems professionals in Swarthmore is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.