Valhalla, NY has twenty-eight microsoft certification schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in this group with a microsoft certification program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York.
Microsoft Certification students from Valhalla schools who go on to become microsoft specialists, windows specialists, microsoft technologists and technicians, microsoft certified professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 385,200 people working as computer software engineers, systems software alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $96,620. Also, Computer software engineers, applications make on average $90,170 per year and there are about 495,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are 21,730 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average salary of $101,090. Computer software engineers, systems software in this area earn $102,810/yr and there are 11,170 employed.
Valhalla lies in Westchester county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.206 out of every 1000 jobs in Valhalla are held by computer software engineers, systems software, and 4.292/1000 are held by computer software engineers, applications.
Of the 28 microsoft certification schools with a 100-mile radius of Valhalla, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Long Island University-C W Post Campus comes out as the most expensive ($30,427/yr) for microsoft certification students, with Essex County College as the lowest, reported at only $3,641/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Valhalla|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||3.9 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||10.7 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||11.8 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||22.8 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||23.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||23.6 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||23.8 miles|
|West Point||NY||-||1||80.8664||76||23.8 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||24.6 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||24.6 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||25.2 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||25.4 miles|