With an overall population of 27,666 and a student population of 4,384, approximately 2,192 of West Memphis students attend one of West Memphis's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in West Memphis, by student population, is Mid-South Community College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Mid-South Community College with credentials in education.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an education degree in West Memphis. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,120 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in West Memphis after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in West Memphis, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, there were 11,010 education professionals in Arkansas. Of these education professionals, 7,610 were working in the greater West Memphis area. West Memphis'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 West Memphis is $49,570 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.