Shepherdstown has a total population of 803 and a student population of 4,256. Of these students, 4,256 are enrolled in schools that offer information systems programs.
Shepherdstown's largest information systems school is Shepherd University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Shepherd University with credentials in information systems.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an information systems degree in Shepherdstown. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,562 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Shepherdstown information systems schools was an average of $23,902 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Shepherdstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Shepherdstown-based information systems schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many information systems graduates choose to work as information systems professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shepherdstown, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 information systems professionals in West Virginia were working in the greater Shepherdstown area. The number of information systems professionals in Shepherdstown is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.