Monticello has a total population of 9,146 and a student population of 3,564. Of these students, 3,479 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Monticello, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Monticello. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from University of Arkansas at Monticello with credentials in education.
A reported 53 students graduated with credentials in education in Monticello in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Monticello's education schools was $13,230 per year for instate students and $17,490 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Monticello. And if you live on campus at one of the Monticello-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monticello, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,010 education professionals in Arkansas. Of these education professionals, 1,510 were working in the greater Monticello area. The number of education professionals in Monticello is expected to 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 Monticello is $39,250 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.