Arkansas contains twelve schools that offer electrician programs. Northwest Technical Institute, the highest-ranking electrician school in AR, has a total student population of 310 and is the 1760th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 electrician schools in Arkansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($22,599/yr), with East Arkansas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,502/yr.
Electrician students from Arkansas schools who go on to become electricians, electrical technologists, maintenance electricians, journeyman electricians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 579,150 people working as electricians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,850. Also, Helperselectricians make on average $27,870 per year and there are about 90,930 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 1,120 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $27,390. Electricians in this state earn $41,800/yr and there are 4,910 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from electrician, 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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