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Information Science Schools in Georgia

56 IS students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

In this state, Information Science is the 76th most popular major out of a total 213 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Science Majors in Georgia

IS majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 45
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a IS major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IS majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.9%
  • Black or African American: 39.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.4%
  • White: 30.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.9%
  • Other Races: 7.1%

Jobs for Information Science Grads in Georgia

There are 49,560 people in the state and 1,240,640 people in the nation working in IS jobs.


Wages for Information Science Jobs in Georgia

In this state, IS grads earn an average of $100,140. Nationwide, they make an average of $114,000.


There are 4 colleges in Georgia that offer IS degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
41,181 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $43,250 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.84 years.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,441 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,628 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 8.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
39,771 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $78,659 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.90%.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
5,405 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate. 94% of students get financical aid. 7% of the teachers are full time.

Information Science Careers in GA

Some of the careers IS majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Computer Science Professors 14% $73,710
Computer Workers 13% $85,280
Computer and Information Systems Managers 13% $136,190
Computer and Information Research Scientists 10% $96,490
Systems Software Developers 10% $104,640

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IS.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Computer Information Systems 2,574
Computer Science 478
Information Technology 150
Computer Software Applications 47
Computer Systems Networking 2

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