Baltimore, MD (population: 632,410) has two cisco schools within its city limits. Johns Hopkins University, the highest ranked school in the city with a cisco program, has a total student population of 20,383. It is the 19th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Maryland.
Cisco students from Baltimore 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 Baltimore-Towson area alone, there are 4,610 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $80,610. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $83,430/yr and there are 3,550 employed.
Baltimore lies in Baltimore county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Baltimore-Towson area has 1,259,140 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.817 out of every 1000 jobs in Baltimore are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 3.659/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
Of the 2 cisco schools in Baltimore, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr) for cisco students, with Sojourner-Douglass College as the lowest, reported at only $18,062/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Baltimore|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||12.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||12.3 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||29.1 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||30.8 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||32.2 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||32.7 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||33.1 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||41.3 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||41.7 miles|