Monticello, AR has two multimedia schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock, the highest ranked school in this group with a multimedia program, has a total student population of 695. It is the 3777th highest ranked school in the USA and the 38th highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Multimedia students from Monticello schools who go on to become multimedia designers, audio engineers, graphic designers, video engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,800 people working as multimedia artists and animators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,810. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today.
Monticello lies in Drew county, which is one of the 57 counties in Arkansas. Overall, the South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area has 128,740 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,460 average annual salary.
Of the 2 multimedia schools with a 100-mile radius of Monticello, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($22,599/yr) for multimedia students, with National Park Community College as the lowest, reported at only $11,876/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Monticello|
|Little Rock||AR||192,247||12||20.3043||243||82.0 miles|
|North Little Rock||AR||59,309||4||19.2203||72||84.7 miles|
|Itta Bena||MS||-||1||22.4426||49||85.3 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||94.4 miles|