With an overall population of 17,890 and a student population of 9,692, approximately 9,692 of Chester students attend one of Chester's schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Chester, by student population, is John Tyler Community College. In 2010, John Tyler Community College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in information systems.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Chester in 2010. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Chester, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,831.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Chester.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Chester, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 information systems professionals in Virginia were working in the greater Chester area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Chester will increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Chester is $120,690 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.