With an overall population of 23,682 and a student population of 8,873, approximately 8,814 of Russellville students attend one of Russellville's schools that offer education programs.
Arkansas Tech University is the largest education school in Russellville, based on student population. Approximately 54 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas Tech University with credentials in education.
A reported 133 students graduated with credentials in education in Russellville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Russellville's education schools was $13,688 per year for instate students and $17,696 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,380 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,256 per year, on average, for room and board at Russellville-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,432.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Russellville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,010 education professionals in Arkansas. Of these education professionals, 1,010 were working in the greater Russellville area. Russellville's education professional workforce is projected 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 Russellville is $40,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.