Seattle, WA (population: 614,214) has one cisco school within its city limits. University of Washington-Seattle Campus has a total student population of 45,943. It is the 26th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Washington.
Cisco students from Seattle 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 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area alone, there are 7,530 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $79,860. Network systems and data communications analysts in this area earn $87,820/yr and there are 6,970 employed.
Seattle lies in King county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area has 1,404,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $25.60/hr average worker wage, and a $53,240 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.959 out of every 1000 jobs in Seattle are held by network systems and data communications analysts, and 5.362/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Washington-Seattle Campus ends up costing a student $8,906/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Seattle|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||21.4 miles|
|South Hill||WA||63,243||0||-||0||33.4 miles|