Arkansas contains two schools that offer medicine programs. University of Arkansas Main Campus, the highest-ranking medicine school in AR, has a total student population of 19,849 and is the 1075th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 medicine schools in Arkansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arkansas Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($10,892/yr), with University of Arkansas Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $10,892/yr.
Medicine students from Arkansas schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 250 employed anesthesiologists earning an average yearly salary of $221,430. Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $154,010/yr and there are 2,920 employed.
Also, within the medicine schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medicine, 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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