Shreveport, LA (population: 204,311) 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 Shreveport schools who go on to become manufacturers, manufacturing professionals, manufacturing managers, manufacturing directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Shreveport lies in Caddo county, which is one of the 46 counties in Louisiana. Overall, the Shreveport-Bossier City area has 173,610 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.84/hr average worker wage, and a $35,020 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.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Shreveport|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||8.9 miles|