Las Vegas, NV (population: 570,083) has one cisco school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Mohave Community College has a total student population of 6,702. It is the 5532nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 88th highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University).
Cisco students from Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas-Paradise area alone, there are 890 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $60,270. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $76,620/yr and there are 520 employed.
Las Vegas lies in Clark county, which is one of the 8 counties in Nevada. Overall, the Las Vegas-Paradise area has 858,540 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $19.26/hr average worker wage, and a $40,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.605 out of every 1000 jobs in Las Vegas are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 1.040/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mohave Community College ends up costing a student $8,373/yr.