With an overall population of 10,858 and a student population of 3,226, approximately 3,226 of Magnolia students attend one of Magnolia's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Magnolia, by student population, is Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. Approximately 32 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Arkansas University Main Campus with credentials in education.
In 2010, 80 students graduated with an education degree in Magnolia. Tuition in 2009 at Magnolia's education schools was $16,280 per year for instate students and $18,920 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Magnolia-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
If you plan on staying in Magnolia after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Magnolia, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 education professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Magnolia area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Magnolia will increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Magnolia is $39,250 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.