Texarkana, TX has four pharmacy technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ayers Career College, the highest ranked school in this group with a pharmacy technician program, has a total student population of 219. It is the 1844th highest ranked school in the USA and the 21st highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
Pharmacy Technician students from Texarkana 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.
Texarkana lies in Bowie county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Texarkana-Texarkana-AR area has 53,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.1% unemployment rate, $16.94/hr average worker wage, and a $35,240 average annual salary.
Of the 4 pharmacy technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Texarkana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ayers Career College comes out as the most expensive ($23,801/yr) for pharmacy technician students, with Kilgore College as the lowest, reported at only $2,728/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Texarkana|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||66.5 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||93.9 miles|