Arkansas contains seven schools that offer cisco programs. Harding University, the highest-ranking cisco school in AR, has a total student population of 6,484 and is the 224th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 cisco schools in Arkansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harding University comes out as the most expensive ($13,745/yr), with East Arkansas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,502/yr.
Cisco students from Arkansas schools who go on to become cisco specialists, cisco technology specialists, cisco certified professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 226,080 people working as network systems and data communications analysts alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,560. Also, Network and computer systems administrators make on average $70,930 per year and there are about 338,890 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 2,380 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average yearly salary of $59,200. Network systems and data communications analysts in this state earn $68,300/yr and there are 2,050 employed.
Also, within the cisco schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from cisco, 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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