Minnesota contains 21 schools that offer cisco programs. University of St Thomas, the highest-ranking cisco school in MN, has a total student population of 10,851 and is the 1218th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 cisco schools in Minnesota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Academy College comes out as the most expensive ($27,263/yr), with Ridgewater College as the lowest recorded at only $9,046/yr.
Cisco students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 10,190 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average yearly salary of $70,040. Network systems and data communications analysts in this state earn $83,210/yr and there are 5,380 employed.
Also, within the cisco schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from cisco, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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