Forth Worth, TX has twenty computer forensics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Texas Christian University, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 8,853. It is the 142nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Computer Forensics students from Forth Worth 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.
Of the 20 computer forensics schools with a 100-mile radius of Forth Worth, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr) for computer forensics students, with Collin County Community College District as the lowest, reported at only $4,802/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Forth Worth|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||2.0 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||11.0 miles|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||17.7 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||25.0 miles|