Arkansas contains four schools that offer insurance programs. University of Central Arkansas, the highest-ranking insurance school in AR, has a total student population of 11,781 and is the 2241st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 insurance schools in Arkansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home comes out as the most expensive ($14,991/yr), with Black River Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $4,517/yr.
Insurance students from Arkansas schools who go on to become insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, insurance managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,960 people working as insurance appraisers, auto damage alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,180. Also, Insurance sales agents make on average $61,330 per year and there are about 325,710 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 2,180 employed insurance sales agents earning an average yearly salary of $49,930. Insurance appraisers, auto damage in this state earn $54,490/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the insurance schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from insurance, 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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