If you decide that you want to get an education degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 education schools in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. With an overall population of 10,912 and a student population of 5,069, approximately 5,014 of Arkadelphia students attend one of Arkadelphia's schools that offer education programs.
Arkadelphia's largest education school is Henderson State University. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Education program at Henderson State University.
A total of 49 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Arkadelphia in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Arkadelphia's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,990 per year in instate tuition and $24,030 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Arkadelphia. And if you live on campus at one of the Arkadelphia-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $5,480 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Arkadelphia, your job prospects are good. There were 11,010 education professionals working in Arkansas and 1,510 working in the greater Arkadelphia area in 2010. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Arkadelphia will increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Arkadelphia is $39,250 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.
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