Roswell, GA (population: 88,928) has twenty-five network administration schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. North Georgia Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a network administration program, has a total student population of 2,865. It is the 2937th highest ranked school in the USA and the 54th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Network Administration students from Roswell schools who go on to become network administrators, network engineers, network specialists, network managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 338,890 people working as network and computer systems administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $70,930. Also, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area alone, there are 14,170 employed computer support specialists earning an average salary of $49,380. Network and computer systems administrators in this area earn $74,530/yr and there are 7,340 employed.
Roswell lies in Fulton county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area has 2,290,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $45,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 3 out of every 1000 jobs in Roswell are held by network and computer systems administrators, and 6/1000 are held by computer support specialists.
Of the 25 network administration schools with a 100-mile radius of Roswell, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln College of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($37,275/yr) for network administration students, with Griffin Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $4,295/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Roswell|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||12.6 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||26.4 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||49.9 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||68.9 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||74.0 miles|