Texarkana, TX has two computer forensics schools within its city limits. Texarkana College, the highest ranked school in the city with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 5,018. It is the 5015th highest ranked school in the USA and the 280th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Computer Forensics students from Texarkana 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.
Texarkana lies in Bowie county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Texarkana-Texarkana-AR area has 53,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.1% unemployment rate, $16.94/hr average worker wage, and a $35,240 average annual salary.
Of the 2 computer forensics schools in Texarkana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Texarkana College comes out as the most expensive ($6,087/yr) for computer forensics students, with Texarkana College as the lowest, reported at only $6,087/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Texarkana|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||66.5 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||93.9 miles|