New York contains 96 schools that offer computer forensics programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking computer forensics school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 96 computer forensics schools in New York, only 13 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr), with CUNY Brooklyn College as the lowest recorded at only $5,698/yr.
Computer Forensics students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 2,800 employed computer specialists earning an average yearly salary of $77,530. Computer systems analysts in this state earn $84,060/yr and there are 31,660 employed.
Also, within the computer forensics schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer forensics, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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