Johnson City has a general population of 55,469 and an overall student population of 14,605. Approximately 14,421 of Johnson City's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
East Tennessee State University is the largest information systems school in Johnson City, based on student population. In 2010, East Tennessee State University graduated approximately 68 students with credentials in information systems.
A reported 68 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Johnson City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Johnson City's information systems schools was $19,391 per year for instate students and $31,319 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,090 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Johnson City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 35 information systems professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Johnson City area. The number of information systems professionals in Johnson City is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Johnson City is $76,920 per year, which is higher than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.