With an overall population of 1,675 and a student population of 5,788, approximately 5,788 of Hillsboro students attend one of Hillsboro's schools that offer computer networking programs.
Of the 1 computer networking schools in Hillsboro, the largest computer networking school, by student population, is Jefferson College. In 2010, Jefferson College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in computer networking.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a computer networking degree from one of Hillsboro's computer networking schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,753 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hillsboro computer networking schools was an average of $13,761 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for computer networking related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based computer networking schools, you will have an added expense of $3,960 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,090.
Many computer networking graduates choose to work as forensic science technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. There were 280 forensic science technicians working in Missouri and 130 working in the greater Hillsboro area in 2010. Hillsboro's forensic science technician workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic science technician in Hillsboro is $53,380 per year, which is the same as the average for forensic science technicians state-wide.