Pine Bluff has a total population of 55,085 and a student population of 5,932. Of these students, 3,792 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Pine Bluff, the largest education school, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff with credentials in education.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Pine Bluff in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Pine Bluff's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,104 per year in instate tuition and $20,784 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pine Bluff-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,167 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,936.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Pine Bluff, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,010 education professionals in Arkansas. Of these education professionals, 470 were working in the greater Pine Bluff area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Pine Bluff will 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 Pine Bluff is $43,520 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.