Texas contains 63 schools that offer computer security programs. University of Dallas, the highest-ranking computer security school in TX, has a total student population of 2,883 and is the 163rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 63 computer security schools in Texas, only 15 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr), with South Texas College as the lowest recorded at only $1,317/yr.
Computer Security students from Texas schools who go on to become computer security specialists, computer and information scientists, computer support specialists, information systems security analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the computer security schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from computer security, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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