Rhode Island contains two schools that offer computer information systems programs. New England Institute of Technology, the highest-ranking computer information systems school in RI, has a total student population of 3,341 and is the 4132nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 computer information systems schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($25,107/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Computer Information Systems students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become computer information systems specialists, computer support specialists, network engineers, database engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 287,210 people working as computer and information systems managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $120,640. Also, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are 1,870 employed computer support specialists earning an average yearly salary of $44,210. Computer and information systems managers in this state earn $120,440/yr and there are 1,170 employed.
Also, within the computer information systems schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from computer information systems, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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