Missouri contains 36 schools that offer computer forensics programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 36 computer forensics schools in Missouri, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($31,255/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods as the lowest recorded at only $2,865/yr.
Computer Forensics students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 4,280 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $75,840. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $72,060/yr and there are 9,960 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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