Hauppauge, NY has one hundred and three computer forensics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Computer Forensics students from Hauppauge 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 Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area alone, there are ** employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $74,280. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $81,110/yr and there are 2,470 employed.
Hauppauge lies in Suffolk county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area has 1,225,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $24.13/hr average worker wage, and a $50,190 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.011 out of every 1000 jobs in Hauppauge are held by computer systems analysts, and **/1000 are held by computer specialists.
Of the 103 computer forensics schools with a 100-mile radius of Hauppauge, only 15 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) for computer forensics students, with Farmingdale State College as the lowest, reported at only $7,028/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hauppauge|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||23.6 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||30.9 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||30.9 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||32.1 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||32.7 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||33.3 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||35.3 miles|