There are schools offering computer networking courses in Alabama!
Schools Offering Computer Networking Programs in Alabama
Each year, approximately 0.1% of Alabama graduates receive degrees in computer networking. In other words, every year an estimated 159 computer network administrators graduate from Alabama's 8 computer networking schools.
Virginia College-Birmingham, which was ranked 73rd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Alabama that has a computer networking program. It is located in Birmingham. 31 students graduated with a degree in computer networking from Virginia College-Birmingham in 2010. Virginia College-Birmingham charged in-state students $16,500 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Alabama with a computer networking program is Virginia College-Huntsville, which is located in Huntsville. In 2010, it was ranked 75th nationwide. 36 students graduated with degree in computer networking from Virginia College-Huntsville in 2010. Students at Virginia College-Huntsville paid $12,300 per year in tuition fees.
The third-ranked school in Alabama with a computer networking program is Remington College-Mobile Campus, which is located in Mobile. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. 14 students graduated with degree in computer networking from Remington College-Mobile Campus in 2010. Students at Remington College-Mobile Campus paid $14,745 per year in tuition fees.
Tuition at Alabama's computer networking schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $9,896 per year. But, the average tuition is $14,815 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Alabama computer networking schools were charged at the following schools:
- ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer - located in Bessemer, students are charged $18,048 per year
- ITT Technical Institute_Madison - located in Madison, students are charged $18,048 per year
- ITT Technical Institute-Mobile - located in Mobile, students are charged $18,048 per year
The following Alabama computer networking schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Miles College - located in Fairfield, students are charged $9,896 per year
- Herzing University - located in Birmingham, students are charged $10,933 per year
- Virginia College-Huntsville - located in Huntsville, students are charged $12,300 per year
A computer networking degree from an Alabama school... what next?
Most people who graduate from computer networking school in Alabama go on to work as a computer network administrator. 4,330 computer network administrators were working in Alabama in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Alabama computer network administrators:
- Bibb County - 1,470 computer network administrators
- Limestone County - 840 computer network administrators
- Autauga County - 570 computer network administrators
The government projects that the number of computer network administrators in Alabama will grow by 23%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 4,580 computer network administrators working in Alabama.
A computer network administrator in Alabama makes an average of $65,040 per year. A computer network administrator in the following Alabama counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Bibb County - $69,770 per year
- Lee County - $69,490 per year
- Autauga County - $66,740 per year
A computer network administrator in the following counties in Alabama make the lowest salaries on average:
- Cullman County - $51,530 per year
- Lawrence County - $56,930 per year
- Calhoun County - $57,100 per year
For more data regarding a career in computer networking in Alabama and to compare salaries with various related fields such as computer science or computer networking, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Computer Networking in Alabama
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Networking in Alabama
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