Arkansas contains one school that offers gunsmithing programs. University of Arkansas-Fort Smith has a total student population of 7,335 and is the 4007th highest ranked school in America.
Gunsmithing students from Arkansas schools who go on to become gunsmithers, gunsmiths, research and development machinists, machinists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,268,930 people working as maintenance and repair workers, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,520. Also, Machinists make on average $38,940 per year and there are about 380,720 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 3,120 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $35,500. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $30,670/yr and there are 11,770 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, 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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