Kingston has a total population of 5,446 and a student population of 16,389. Of these students, 16,389 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Kingston, by student population, is University of Rhode Island. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Information Systems program at University of Rhode Island.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Kingston's information systems schools. Tuition in 2009 at Kingston's information systems schools was $22,700 per year for instate students and $39,198 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kingston-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Kingston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,140 information systems professionals in Rhode Island. Of these information systems professionals, 1,280 were working in the greater Kingston area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Kingston. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Kingston, you can expect to make an average salary of $111,380 per year. This is the same as the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.