Rhode Island contains six schools that offer information systems programs. Bryant University, the highest-ranking information systems school in RI, has a total student population of 3,632 and is the 200th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 information systems schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Roger Williams University comes out as the most expensive ($31,184/yr), with Rhode Island College as the lowest recorded at only $7,178/yr.
Information Systems students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become information systems consultants, network engineers, network specialists, information technologists, 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, Network and computer systems administrators make on average $70,930 per year and there are about 338,890 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are 930 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average yearly salary of $70,520. Computer and information systems managers in this state earn $120,440/yr and there are 1,170 employed.
Also, within the 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 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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