Arkansas contains three schools that offer carpentry programs. Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute, the highest-ranking carpentry school in AR, has a total student population of 228 and is the 4251st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 carpentry schools in Arkansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, National Park Community College comes out as the most expensive ($11,876/yr), with Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute as the lowest recorded at only $5,253/yr.
Carpentry students from Arkansas schools who go on to become carpenters, construction managers, construction workers, construction engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 743,760 people working as carpenters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,640. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $25,340. Carpenters in this state earn $33,860/yr and there are 4,430 employed.
Also, within the carpentry schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from carpentry, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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