Spring Arbor, MI has twenty-three cisco schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Central Michigan University, the highest ranked school in this group with a cisco program, has a total student population of 27,247. It is the 239th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Cisco students from Spring Arbor 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 Jackson area alone, there are 130 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $60,530. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $69,640/yr and there are 50 employed.
Spring Arbor lies in Jackson county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Jackson area has 53,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5.8% unemployment rate, $19.10/hr average worker wage, and a $39,740 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.900 out of every 1000 jobs in Spring Arbor are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 2.506/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
Of the 23 cisco schools with a 100-mile radius of Spring Arbor, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lawrence Technological University comes out as the most expensive ($23,234/yr) for cisco students, with Monroe County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $2,790/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Spring Arbor|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||35.3 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||37.2 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||42.4 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||63.1 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||65.0 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||66.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||70.5 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||74.7 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||75.1 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||76.5 miles|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||76.9 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||78.0 miles|