Indiana contains 50 schools that offer computer forensics programs. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in IN, has a total student population of 42,347 and is the 59th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 50 computer forensics schools in Indiana, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($33,304/yr), with Purdue University-Calumet Campus as the lowest recorded at only $7,893/yr.
Computer Forensics students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 1,910 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $63,340. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $70,030/yr and there are 7,380 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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