Forrest City has a general population of 14,774 and an overall student population of 1,758. Approximately 1,530 of Forrest City's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
East Arkansas Community College is the largest education school in Forrest City, based on student population. In 2010, East Arkansas Community College graduated approximately 2 students from its education program.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Forrest City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Forrest City was $2,040 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Forrest City.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Forrest City, your job prospects are good. There were 11,010 education professionals working in Arkansas and 1,770 working in the greater Forrest City area in 2010. Forrest City'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Forrest City is $40,410 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.