Little Rock, AR (population: 192,247) has two audio engineering schools within its city limits. University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the highest ranked school in the city with an audio engineering program, has a total student population of 13,132. It is the 4747th highest ranked school in the USA and the 57th highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Audio Engineering students from Little Rock schools who go on to become audio engineers, audio professionals, audio production engineers, audio recording professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Audio and video equipment technicians make on average $42,450 per year and there are about 46,070 of them employed in the US today.
Little Rock lies in Pulaski county, which is one of the 57 counties in Arkansas. Overall, the Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway area has 330,720 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,470 average annual salary.
Of the 2 audio engineering schools in Little Rock, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arkansas at Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($13,005/yr) for audio engineering students, with University of Arkansas at Little Rock as the lowest, reported at only $13,005/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Little Rock|
|North Little Rock||AR||59,309||4||19.2203||72||7.0 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||42.8 miles|