Maryland contains eleven schools that offer network security programs. Putnam Career and Technical Center, the highest-ranking network security school in MD, has a total student population of 101 and is the 1050th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 network security schools in Maryland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, PC Age comes out as the most expensive ($28,068/yr), with Putnam Career and Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $2,184/yr.
Network Security students from Maryland schools who go on to become network security analysts, network engineers, network security specialists, network administratorss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 226,080 people working as network systems and data communications analysts alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,560. Also, Computer systems analysts make on average $80,430 per year and there are about 512,720 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 13,750 employed computer systems analysts earning an average yearly salary of $87,750. Network systems and data communications analysts in this state earn $84,880/yr and there are 7,850 employed.
Also, within the network security schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from network security, 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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