Forrest City has a total population of 14,774 and a student population of 1,758. Of these students, 1,530 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
East Arkansas Community College is the largest teaching school in Forrest City, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from East Arkansas Community College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a teaching degree in Forrest City. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Forrest City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,040.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Forrest City, your job prospects are good. There were 11,010 teachers working in Arkansas and 1,770 working in the greater Forrest City area in 2010. The number of teachers in Forrest City is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Forrest City is $40,410 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.