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An average tuition of $15,730 annually is charged by schools around the country offering online PhD in information systems programs. There has been a 5.7% decrease in the average tuition in recent years. The yearly average tuition at these online colleges in 2007 was $16,681.
The tuition range for colleges offering online information systems programs at the doctoral level from most to least costly is displayed in the following graph:
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At the high end, schools with online doctoral degree in information systems programs charge students more than $20,940 in tuition per year. However, tuition charged by the cheapest schools ranges from $5,336 to $6,679 annually. Maryland is home to the most inexpensive accredited online information systems doctoral degree schools.
- Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership – Information Systems and Technology
- PhD in Management – Information Systems Management
- Doctor of Business Administration – Information Systems
- Doctor of Health Administration – Information Systems
- Doctor of Management in Management in Organizational Leadership – Information Systems and Technology
In 2011, an estimated 13% of information systems graduates with doctoral degrees from online colleges across the country earned credentials from these cheap programs. Therefore, of the 244,770 graduates in the nation, 30,602 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of information systems graduates with doctorate programs from the most inexpensive online colleges has decreased. Also, the number of graduates has decreased by 3,068 graduates per annum.
Yearly tuition in the range of $9,134 to $9,360 is charged by other somewhat more costly online information systems doctorate program colleges and universities. An estimated 2 of the 9 online schools that offer doctoral degrees in information systems programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
Approximately 27.9% of the nation’s information systems doctoral level graduates earned their degrees from these low tuition online programs in 2011. This represents 68,218 students. In 2006, which was just 5 years earlier, only 36,619 students graduated from these schools. Thus, from these low tuition online colleges and universities, the number of graduates has increased by 86%.
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|1. Towson University||Towson, Maryland||$5,336||$16,794|
|2. University of Maryland||Baltimore, Maryland||$6,679||$16,616|
|3. University of Illinois||Chicago, Illinois||$9,134||$21,524|
|4. Walden University||Minneapolis, Minnesota||$9,360||$9,360|
|5. New Jersey Institute of Technology||Newark, New Jersey||$11,248||$21,800|
|6. Pennsylvania State University||University Park, Pennsylvania||$14,412||$26,276|
|7. Robert Morris University||Moon Township, Pennsylvania||$20,940||$20,940|
|8. Nova Southeastern University||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||$21,600||$21,600|
|9. George Washington University||Washington, Washington DC||$42,860||$42,860|