Arkansas contains one school that offers forestry programs. University of Arkansas at Monticello has a total student population of 3,479 and is the 4436th highest ranked school in America.
Forestry students from Arkansas schools who go on to become forest technicians, foresters, urban foresters, area foresters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 31,440 people working as forest and conservation technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,370. Also, Forestry and conservation science teachers make on average $72,290 per year and there are about 2,380 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the forestry schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from forestry, 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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