Each year, in Arkansas, an average of 7 students graduate with credentials in fashion merchandising. Arkansas has 1 fashion merchandising schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying fashion merchandising. You can expect to pay an average of $13,580 per year in tuition for a degree in fashion merchandising in Arkansas state.
Located in Searcy, Harding University is the largest fashion merchandising school in Arkansas, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated with a fashion merchandising degree from Harding University in 2009, which is 100% of the total state fashion merchandising graduates for that year. In 2009, tuition at Harding University, was approximately $13,580 per year.
A majority of fashion merchandising graduates choose to work as fashion merchandisers. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for fashion merchandising graduates in Arkansas is not very good. An estimated 36,750 fashion merchandisers are in Arkansas state. And the government projects that this number will increase by 1%, or to 37,180 fashion merchandisers by the year 2018.
As a fashion merchandiser in Arkansas you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $15,678 per year to more than $35,043 per year. But the median salary for fashion merchandisers earn $19,088 per year, in Arkansas.