Cleveland, OH (population: 424,526) has two networking schools within its city limits. TechSkills-Cleveland, the highest ranked school in the city with a networking program, has a total student population of 74. It is the 6313th highest ranked school in the USA and the 337th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Networking students from Cleveland 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 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 3,410 employed computer support specialists earning an average salary of $44,840. Network and computer systems administrators in this area earn $61,440/yr and there are 3,050 employed.
Cleveland lies in Cuyahoga county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.041 out of every 1000 jobs in Cleveland are held by network and computer systems administrators, and 3.398/1000 are held by computer support specialists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, TechSkills-Cleveland comes out as the most expensive ($/yr) for networking students, with Cleveland Institute of Electronics as the lowest, reported at only $/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cleveland|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||6.6 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||8.6 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||11.6 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||13.4 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||23.0 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||44.2 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||69.6 miles|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||74.2 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||93.5 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||99.6 miles|