Arkansas contains one school that offers jewelry programs. University of Arkansas-Fort Smith has a total student population of 7,335 and is the 4007th highest ranked school in America.
Jewelry students from Arkansas schools who go on to become jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, jewelry repairers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620. Also, Craft artists make on average $33,070 per year and there are about 5,380 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the jewelry schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from jewelry, 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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