Fredericksburg has a total population of 19,279 and a student population of 5,710. Of these students, 5,381 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Fredericksburg, by student population, is University of Mary Washington. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Information Systems program at University of Mary Washington.
A total of 35 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Fredericksburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fredericksburg's information systems schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,500 per year in instate tuition and $30,228 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Fredericksburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,776 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,240.
If you plan on staying in Fredericksburg after graduating from information systems school, you should know that job prospects for information systems professionals in Fredericksburg, which is the most popular information systems profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 information systems professionals in Virginia were working in the greater Fredericksburg area. The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Fredericksburg will increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.