Williamsburg has a total population of 11,998 and a student population of 7,874. Of these students, 7,874 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
College of William and Mary is the largest information systems school in Williamsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 31 students graduated from the Information Systems program at College of William and Mary.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in information systems in Williamsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,932 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Williamsburg information systems schools was an average of $42,096 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for information systems related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,382 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in information systems, if you decide to work as an information systems professional in Williamsburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,730 information systems professionals in Virginia. Of these information systems professionals, 1,200 were working in the greater Williamsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 27% in Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg is $102,710 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.