Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has three cisco schools within its city limits. Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria, the highest ranked school in the city with a cisco program, has a total student population of 424. It is the 1275th highest ranked school in the USA and the 17th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Cisco students from Tulsa 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 Tulsa area alone, there are 650 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $60,440. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $59,890/yr and there are 400 employed.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.950 out of every 1000 jobs in Tulsa are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 1.537/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
Of the 3 cisco schools in Tulsa, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Tulsa comes out as the most expensive ($20,686/yr) for cisco students, with Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria as the lowest, reported at only $13,968/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|