Searcy has a general population of 18,928 and an overall student population of 6,590. Approximately 6,484 of Searcy's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Searcy's largest finance school is Harding University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Harding University with credentials in finance.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Searcy in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in Searcy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,580.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Searcy. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,224 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Searcy after graduating from finance school, you should know that job prospects for finance professionals in Searcy, which is the most popular finance profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 41 finance professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Searcy area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Searcy will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Searcy is $50,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.