Texas City, TX (population: 44,907) has one computer forensics school within its city limits. College of the Mainland has a total student population of 3,916. It is the 5782nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 332nd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Computer Forensics students from Texas City 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 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area alone, there are 2,630 employed computer specialists earning an average salary of $77,990. Computer systems analysts in this area earn $81,120/yr and there are 11,480 employed.
Texas City lies in Galveston county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area has 2,563,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $21.58/hr average worker wage, and a $44,880 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.478 out of every 1000 jobs in Texas City are held by computer systems analysts, and 1.026/1000 are held by computer specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of the Mainland ends up costing a student $3,211/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Texas City|
|League City||TX||78,312||0||-||0||10.6 miles|
|South Houston||TX||-||1||23.7623||5||24.1 miles|
|Missouri City||TX||77,622||0||-||0||36.6 miles|
|The Woodlands||TX||101,065||1||14.626||77||60.9 miles|
|Prairie View||TX||-||1||50.8259||82||77.7 miles|