Roseville, CA (population: 121,485) has twenty-eight computer forensics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of California-Davis, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 31,247. It is the 41st highest ranked school in the USA and the 6th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Computer Forensics students from Roseville schools who go on to become computer forensics specialists, computer security specialists, computer and information scientists, computer support specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 512,720 people working as computer systems analysts alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,430. Also, Computer specialists make on average $78,010 per year and there are about 195,890 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 28 computer forensics schools with a 100-mile radius of Roseville, only 13 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Bay Area Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,493/yr) for computer forensics students, with City College of San Francisco as the lowest, reported at only $4,129/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Roseville|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||11.1 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||19.7 miles|
|Yuba City||CA||62,588||1||36.3939||5||31.7 miles|
|South Lake Tahoe||CA||-||1||18.5751||60||71.4 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||72.1 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||83.8 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||86.4 miles|
|Carson City||NV||54,870||1||8.29894||62||87.6 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||89.5 miles|