Arlington, TX (population: 385,024) has two entertainment business schools within its city limits. Everest College-Arlington, the highest ranked school in the city with an entertainment business program, has a total student population of 783. It is the 3444th highest ranked school in the USA and the 175th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Entertainment Business students from Arlington schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today.
Arlington lies in Tarrant county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan area has 856,430 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $19.78/hr average worker wage, and a $41,140 average annual salary.
Of the 2 entertainment business schools in Arlington, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-Arlington comes out as the most expensive ($24,832/yr) for entertainment business students, with ITT Technical Institute-Arlington as the lowest, reported at only $22,295/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Arlington|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||6.4 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||11.4 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||12.9 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||12.9 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||23.6 miles|