Monticello, AR has one nutrition school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has a total student population of 2,774. It is the 6102nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 81st highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Nutrition students from Monticello schools who go on to become nutritional scientists, nutritionists, holistic nutritionists, animal nutritionists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 53,220 people working as dietitians and nutritionists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,230. Also, Health educators make on average $49,060 per year and there are about 63,320 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.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ends up costing a student $/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|