If you are interested in pursuing information systems, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 information systems schools in Bellingham, Washington. Bellingham has a general population of 67,171 and an overall student population of 22,765. Approximately 17,439 of Bellingham's students are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
The largest information systems school in Bellingham, by student population, is Western Washington University. In 2010, Western Washington University graduated approximately 49 students from its information systems program.
In 2010, 83 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Bellingham's information systems schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bellingham's information systems schools was $18,749 per year for instate students and $29,780 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,005 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Bellingham. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,096 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,954.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bellingham, your job prospects are good. There were 9,260 information systems professionals working in Washington State and 60 working in the greater Bellingham area in 2010. The number of information systems professionals in Bellingham is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
As an information systems professional in Bellingham, you can expect to make an average salary of $84,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for information systems professionals in the state.
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