Camden has a total population of 13,154 and a student population of 2,007. Of these students, 2,007 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Southern Arkansas University Tech is the largest education school in Camden, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Tech graduated approximately 15 students from its education program.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Camden in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,255 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Camden education schools was an average of $12,575 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $825 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Camden-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $2,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,005.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Camden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 education professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Camden area. Camden's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Camden, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for education professionals in the state.