Norwich, CT has ninety-four computer forensics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Harvard University, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 27,651. It is the highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Massachusetts.
Computer Forensics students from Norwich 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 Norwich-New London-RI area alone, there are 90 employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $75,200. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $90,200/yr and there are 570 employed.
Norwich lies in New London county, which is one of the 8 counties in Connecticut. Overall, the Norwich-New London-RI area has 134,150 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 4 out of every 1000 jobs in Norwich are held by computer systems analysts, and 1/1000 are held by computer specialists.
Of the 94 computer forensics schools with a 100-mile radius of Norwich, only 13 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr) for computer forensics students, with Farmingdale State College as the lowest, reported at only $7,028/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Norwich|
|Old Lyme||CT||-||1||63.6175||6||19.6 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||32.5 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||36.8 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||41.6 miles|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||41.7 miles|
|New Haven||CT||123,302||4||21.032||186||46.2 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||49.3 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||51.6 miles|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||57.8 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||59.5 miles|