Kerrville, TX has twelve computer forensics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The University of Texas at Austin, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 50,995. It is the 18th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Computer Forensics students from Kerrville 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.
Kerrville lies in Kerr county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Central Texas nonmetropolitan area has 139,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $15.64/hr average worker wage, and a $32,530 average annual salary.
Of the 12 computer forensics schools with a 100-mile radius of Kerrville, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Trinity University comes out as the most expensive ($23,549/yr) for computer forensics students, with Southwest Texas Junior College as the lowest, reported at only $3,303/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kerrville|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||55.5 miles|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||84.6 miles|