Maine contains four schools that offer computer forensics programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 computer forensics schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's College of Maine comes out as the most expensive ($24,897/yr), with University of Maine at Augusta as the lowest recorded at only $9,297/yr.
Computer Forensics students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 390 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $67,560. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $69,900/yr and there are 1,560 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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