Maryland contains seventeen schools that offer network administration programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking network administration school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 network administration schools in Maryland, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Network Administration students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 12,610 employed computer support specialists earning an average yearly salary of $51,950. Network and computer systems administrators in this state earn $80,100/yr and there are 9,230 employed.
Also, within the network administration schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from network administration, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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