Virginia contains eight schools that offer cisco programs. University of Richmond, the highest-ranking cisco school in VA, has a total student population of 4,344 and is the 90th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 cisco schools in Virginia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center comes out as the most expensive ($25,272/yr), with Virginia Highlands Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,678/yr.
Cisco students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 18,460 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average yearly salary of $78,290. Network systems and data communications analysts in this state earn $81,640/yr and there are 13,650 employed.
Also, within the cisco schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from cisco, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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