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 emergency management programs.
Russellville's largest emergency management school is Arkansas Tech University. Approximately 75 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas Tech University with credentials in emergency management.
In 2010, 75 students graduated with an emergency management degree from one of Russellville's emergency management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,688 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Russellville emergency management schools was an average of $17,696 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,380 for emergency management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Russellville-based emergency management schools, you will have an added expense of $5,256 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,432.
After graduating with your credentials in emergency management, if you decide to work as an emergency management specialist in Russellville, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of emergency management specialists is expected to increase by 18% in Russellville. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for emergency management specialists.