Alaska contains three schools that offer cisco programs. University of Alaska Anchorage, the highest-ranking cisco school in AK, has a total student population of 17,276 and is the 511th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 cisco schools in Alaska, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Charter College comes out as the most expensive ($18,163/yr), with Ilisagvik College as the lowest recorded at only $2,008/yr.
Cisco students from Alaska schools who go on to become cisco specialists, cisco technology specialists, cisco certified professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 226,080 people working as network systems and data communications analysts alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,560. Also, Network and computer systems administrators make on average $70,930 per year and there are about 338,890 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 890 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average yearly salary of $65,990. Network systems and data communications analysts in this state earn $66,370/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the cisco schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from cisco, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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