Information Systems Schools
In Columbia, Maryland

In Columbia, there are 2 information systems schools where information systems faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information systems academic community in Columbia, and the future trends. Academia in information systems includes information systems training at the following levels:

  • Information Systems Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Systems
  • Bachelors degree in Information Systems
  • Masters degree in Information Systems


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Maryland Information Systems Employment

Columbia 3,800
Maryland 21,970

Exactly 3,800 of Maryland's 8,610 information systems professionals work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbia, there has been a 49% decline in the number of information systems professionals. As the number of information systems professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Maryland Information Systems employment growth

18,430 18,220 19,250 21,370 8,610
7,440 7,010 7,560 8,820 3,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$92,735 $98,270 $102,455 $102,280 $118,080
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for information systems professionals in Columbia have increased. Columbia information systems professionals made $118,080 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information systems professionals in Columbia was $92,735 per year. The growth in the salary of information systems professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Columbia

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Columbia information systems professionals earn a median yearly salary of $113,270. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $69,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 163% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Columbia

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

On average information systems professional salaries in Columbia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Columbia


Many of Columbia's information systems professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited information systems schools in the city.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Columbia


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in information systems offered by Columbia's information systems schools.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Columbia


In 2010 approximately 62 students completed information systems courses.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Maryland

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