Arkansas contains three schools that offer pharmacy technician programs. Arkansas State University-Beebe, the highest-ranking pharmacy technician school in AR, has a total student population of 4,491 and is the 4342nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pharmacy technician schools in Arkansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arkansas State University-Beebe comes out as the most expensive ($6,687/yr), with Mid-South Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,216/yr.
Pharmacy Technician students from Arkansas schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Also, within the pharmacy technician schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pharmacy technician, 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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