New Haven, CT (population: 123,302) has one computer forensics school within its city limits. Southern Connecticut State University has a total student population of 11,815. It is the 2617th highest ranked school in the USA and the 36th highest in the state of Connecticut (#1 is Wesleyan University).
Computer Forensics students from New Haven 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 New Haven area alone, there are 80 employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $68,130. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $77,870/yr and there are 840 employed.
New Haven lies in New Haven county, which is one of the 8 counties in Connecticut. Overall, the New Haven area has 272,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $49,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 3 out of every 1000 jobs in New Haven are held by computer systems analysts, and 0/1000 are held by computer specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Connecticut State University ends up costing a student $10,305/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New Haven|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||6.4 miles|
|Old Lyme||CT||-||1||63.6175||6||30.6 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||34.8 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||46.0 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||48.1 miles|