Nashville, TN (population: 605,197) has four cisco certification schools within its city limits. Lipscomb University, the highest ranked school in the city with a cisco certification program, has a total student population of 3,413. It is the 2105th highest ranked school in the USA and the 49th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Cisco Certification students from Nashville 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.
Nashville lies in Davidson county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area has 719,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $19.13/hr average worker wage, and a $39,790 average annual salary.
Of the 4 cisco certification schools in Nashville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Nashville comes out as the most expensive ($21,757/yr) for cisco certification students, with National College of Business and Technology-Nashville as the lowest, reported at only $15,352/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Nashville|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||58.5 miles|