With an overall population of 11,415 and a student population of 1,689, approximately 1,689 of Sweetwater students attend one of Sweetwater's schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Sweetwater, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Texas State Technical College-West Texas. In 2010, Texas State Technical College-West Texas graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in information systems.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Sweetwater in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Sweetwater's information systems schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,335 per year in instate tuition and $20,691 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,641 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,900 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,435.
If you plan on staying in Sweetwater after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Sweetwater, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 250 information systems professionals in Texas were working in the greater Sweetwater area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Sweetwater will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Sweetwater, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.