Provo, UT (population: 120,524) has nine computer networking schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer networking program, has a total student population of 375. It is the 742nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Computer Networking students from Provo schools who go on to become computer networking developers, network engineers, network specialists, network managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Database administrators make on average $74,290 per year and there are about 108,080 of them employed in the US today.
Provo lies in Utah county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Provo-Orem area has 173,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.33/hr average worker wage, and a $38,120 average annual salary.
Of the 9 computer networking schools with a 100-mile radius of Provo, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Murray comes out as the most expensive ($22,568/yr) for computer networking students, with College of Eastern Utah as the lowest, reported at only $7,300/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Provo|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||27.6 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||36.1 miles|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||39.7 miles|