Memphis, TN (population: 662,989) has one computer forensics school within its city limits. Christian Brothers University has a total student population of 1,926. It is the 2891st highest ranked school in the USA and the 80th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Computer Forensics students from Memphis 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 Memphis-MS-AR area alone, there are 520 employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $73,470. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $71,270/yr and there are 860 employed.
Memphis lies in Shelby county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Memphis-MS-AR area has 605,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $18.93/hr average worker wage, and a $39,380 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.426 out of every 1000 jobs in Memphis are held by computer systems analysts, and 0.864/1000 are held by computer specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Christian Brothers University ends up costing a student $12,892/yr.