Louisiana contains thirteen schools that offer computer forensics programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 computer forensics schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Unitech Training Academy-West Monroe Campus comes out as the most expensive ($32,376/yr), with Baton Rouge Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,616/yr.
Computer Forensics students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 1,610 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $72,610. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $55,610/yr and there are 3,750 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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