Illinois contains 49 schools that offer cisco certification programs. Loyola University Chicago, the highest-ranking cisco certification school in IL, has a total student population of 15,879 and is the 144th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 49 cisco certification schools in Illinois, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loyola University Chicago comes out as the most expensive ($27,955/yr), with Triton College as the lowest recorded at only $2,479/yr.
Cisco Certification students from Illinois schools who go on to become cisco certified professionals, cisco specialists, cisco technology specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Computer systems analysts make on average $80,430 per year and there are about 512,720 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the cisco certification schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from cisco certification, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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