Computer Networking in Connecticut

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Schools Offering Computer Networking Programs in Connecticut


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Connecticut graduates receive degrees in computer networking. That means an estimated 99 computer network administrators graduate from Connecticut's 6 computer networking schools each year.

Top Schools

Porter and Chester Institute of Branford, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Connecticut that has a computer networking program. It is located in Branford. In 2010, Porter and Chester Institute of Branford graduated no students from its computer networking program. The tuition rate at Porter and Chester Institute of Branford was $23,291 per year.

Porter and Chester Institute, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a computer networking program. It is located in Stratford. In 2010, Porter and Chester Institute graduated 69 students from its computer networking program. Students at Porter and Chester Institute paid $23,291 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Connecticut with a computer networking program is Lincoln College of New England, which is located in Southington. In 2010, it was ranked 86th nationwide. 1 students graduated with degree in computer networking from Lincoln College of New England in 2010. Tuition at Lincoln College of New England was $18,950 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Connecticut's computer networking schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $12,057 per year, though tuition can range from $23,291 per year to $3,406 per year. The Connecticut computer networking schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Porter and Chester Institute of Branford - located in Branford, students are charged $23,291 per year
  2. Porter and Chester Institute - located in Stratford, students are charged $23,291 per year
  3. Lincoln College of New England - located in Southington, students are charged $18,950 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Connecticut computer networking schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Quinebaug Valley Community College - located in Danielson, students are charged $3,406 per year
  2. Gateway Community College - located in New Haven, students are charged $3,406 per year
  3. Lincoln College of New England - located in Southington, students are charged $18,950 per year

A computer networking degree from a Connecticut school... what next?

A large number of Connecticut computer networking graduates become computer network administrators. If you decide to work as a computer network administrator in Connecticut, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 3,740 Connecticut computer network administrators as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Connecticut computer network administrators:

  1. Hartford County - 1,360 computer network administrators
  2. Fairfield County - 1,210 computer network administrators
  3. Middlesex County - 640 computer network administrators

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of computer network administrators in the state of Connecticut will grow to 4,110. This would require a 10% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, computer network administrators earn $75,300 per year. A computer network administrator in the following Connecticut counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Fairfield County - $77,660 per year
  2. Middlesex County - $71,100 per year
  3. Hartford County - $70,960 per year

The Connecticut counties with the lowest average salary for computer network administrators are:

  1. Windham County - $68,400 per year
  2. New London County - $68,740 per year
  3. Litchfield County - $70,490 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Connecticut statistics regarding a career in computer networking. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as computer science or computer networking.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Networking in Connecticut
  • Certificate in Computer Networking in Connecticut

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,343 miles from location Gateway Community College New Haven CT 8.87725 n/a 6,847
5,353 miles from location Porter and Chester Institute Stratford CT 28.7625 n/a 2,845
5,298 miles from location Quinebaug Valley Community College Danielson CT 10.6065 n/a 2,110
5,348 miles from location Lincoln College of New England Southington CT 13.8677 n/a 779
5,337 miles from location Rensselaer Hartford Graduate Center Inc Hartford CT 0.0896448 n/a 750
5,340 miles from location Porter and Chester Institute of Branford Branford CT 29.0855 n/a 441
 

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