Connecticut contains eighteen schools that offer computer forensics programs. Trinity College, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in CT, has a total student population of 2,438 and is the 94th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 computer forensics schools in Connecticut, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Manchester Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,176/yr.
Computer Forensics students from Connecticut 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. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 1,100 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $76,440. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $87,600/yr and there are 8,120 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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