With an overall population of 58,047 and a student population of 20,000, approximately 19,849 of Fayetteville students attend one of Fayetteville's schools that offer supply chain management programs.
University of Arkansas is the largest supply chain management school in Fayetteville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Arkansas graduated approximately 43 students from its supply chain management program.
In 2010, 43 students graduated with a supply chain management degree from one of Fayetteville's supply chain management schools. If you decide to attend one of Fayetteville's supply chain management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,241 per year in instate tuition and $27,118 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,082 for supply chain management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,732 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in supply chain management, if you decide to work as a supply chain manager in Fayetteville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,370 supply chain managers working in Arkansas and 780 working in the greater Fayetteville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of supply chain managers is expected to increase by 7% in Fayetteville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for supply chain managers.