With an overall population of 5,637 and a student population of 1,111, approximately 1,111 of Mena students attend one of Mena's schools that offer education programs.
Mena's largest education school is Rich Mountain Community College. In 2010, Rich Mountain Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its education program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in education in Mena in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Mena was $1,400 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 education professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Mena area. Mena'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 Mena is $40,470 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.