Bluefield has a total population of 11,451 and a student population of 1,989. Of these students, 1,989 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Bluefield State College is the largest information systems school in Bluefield, based on student population. In 2010, Bluefield State College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in information systems.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in information systems from information systems schools in Bluefield in 2010. If you decide to attend a information systems school in Bluefield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,596.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Bluefield.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Bluefield, your job prospects are average. There were 700 information systems professionals working in West Virginia and 50 working in the greater Bluefield area in 2010. The number of information systems professionals in Bluefield is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Bluefield is $69,960 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.