Tyler, TX (population: 101,017) has two computer forensics schools within its city limits. The University of Texas at Tyler, the highest ranked school in the city with a computer forensics program, has a total student population of 6,201. It is the 468th highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Computer Forensics students from Tyler 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.
Tyler lies in Smith county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Tyler area has 92,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.4% unemployment rate, $17.08/hr average worker wage, and a $35,530 average annual salary.
Of the 2 computer forensics schools in Tyler, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas at Tyler comes out as the most expensive ($8,727/yr) for computer forensics students, with Tyler Junior College as the lowest, reported at only $5,738/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tyler|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||96.7 miles|