Oakland City, IN has seven network administration schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Indiana State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a network administration program, has a total student population of 10,534. It is the 513th highest ranked school in the USA and the 20th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington). To learn more about network administration programs in Oakland City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of network administration professors at Indiana State University such as Debbie Huckabee.
Network Administration students from Oakland City 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 Evansville-KY area alone, there are 400 employed computer support specialists earning an average salary of $35,960. Network and computer systems administrators in this area earn $54,550/yr and there are 270 employed.
Oakland City lies in Gibson county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Evansville-KY area has 168,010 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $18.49/hr average worker wage, and a $38,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.633 out of every 1000 jobs in Oakland City are held by network and computer systems administrators, and 2.377/1000 are held by computer support specialists.
Of the 7 network administration schools with a 100-mile radius of Oakland City, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daymar College-Owensboro Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,118/yr) for network administration students, with Rend Lake College as the lowest, reported at only $6,019/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oakland City|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||78.3 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||82.6 miles|