Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has one cisco school within its city limits. Westwood College-Dallas has a total student population of 611. It is the 5375th highest ranked school in the USA and the 307th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Cisco students from Dallas 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 Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 9,180 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $74,440. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $82,410/yr and there are 6,180 employed.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.019 out of every 1000 jobs in Dallas are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 4.484/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Westwood College-Dallas ends up costing a student $20,175/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|