Bastrop, LA has one manufacturing school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Southern Arkansas University Tech has a total student population of 2,007. It is the 3966th highest ranked school in the USA and the 43rd highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Manufacturing students from Bastrop schools who go on to become manufacturers, manufacturing professionals, manufacturing managers, manufacturing directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Bastrop lies in Morehouse county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. Overall, the Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area has 81,050 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.2% unemployment rate, $15.43/hr average worker wage, and a $32,090 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Arkansas University Tech ends up costing a student $9,240/yr.