Georgetown, TX (population: 55,998) has one computer forensics school within its city limits. Southwestern University has a total student population of 1,301. It is the 1355th highest ranked school in the USA and the 60th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Computer Forensics students from Georgetown 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 Austin-Round Rock area alone, there are 1,020 employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $85,410. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $79,990/yr and there are 8,640 employed.
Georgetown lies in Williamson county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary. Thus, about 11.230 out of every 1000 jobs in Georgetown are held by computer systems analysts, and 1.321/1000 are held by computer specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southwestern University ends up costing a student $22,489/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Georgetown|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||12.8 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||82.2 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||95.8 miles|