With an overall population of 1,313 and a student population of 1,425, approximately 1,425 of Ferrum students attend one of Ferrum's schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Ferrum, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Ferrum College. In 2010, Ferrum College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an information systems degree in Ferrum. In 2009 tuition at information systems schools in Ferrum was $23,565 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,630 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,080.
If you plan on staying in Ferrum after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Ferrum, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, there were 12,730 information systems professionals in Virginia. Of these information systems professionals, 140 were working in the greater Ferrum area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 27% in Ferrum. This anticipated 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 Ferrum is $101,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for information systems professionals.