History Schools In Arkansas

There are 17 accredited history schools in Arkansas for faculty who teach history classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Arkansas, and the future trends in history training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. University of Arkansas at Little Rock

    2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204

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  2. Lyon College

    2300 Highland Road, Batesville, Arkansas 72501

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  3. University of Arkansas

    Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

    1200 N University Mail Slot 4789, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71601

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  5. Arkansas State University-Main Campus

    2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401

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  6. Arkansas Tech University

    Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave, Russellville, Arkansas 72801-2222

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  7. University of Arkansas at Monticello

    Highway 425 South, Monticello, Arkansas 71656

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  8. University of Central Arkansas

    201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, Arkansas 72035-0001

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  9. Harding University

    915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, Arkansas 72143

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  10. Henderson State University

    1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71999-0001

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  11. Hendrix College

    1600 Washington Ave, Conway, Arkansas 72032-3080

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  12. John Brown University

    2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, Arkansas 72761

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  13. Ouachita Baptist University

    410 Ouachita St, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71998-0001

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  14. University of the Ozarks

    415 N College Ave, Clarksville, Arkansas 72830

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  15. Williams Baptist College

    60 W Fulbright Avenue, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476

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  16. Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

    100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753

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  17. University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

    5210 Grand Ave, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72913-3649

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National History Employment

Arkansas 60
National 8,350

Approximately 1% of the country's history professionals work in Arkansas state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Arkansas

40 40 40 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of history professionals is growing in Arkansas. There were 20 more history professionals working in Arkansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of history professionals has grown by 50%. This is faster than the trend for history professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

$43,820 $47,440 $52,490 No data $41,550
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by history professionals is decreasing in Arkansas. History professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $43,820 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $41,550 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Arkansas

10th percentile
$16,880
25th percentile
$19,350
50th percentile
$40,650
75th percentile
$50,900
90th percentile
$77,990

This represents a decline in salaries of 5%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In the state of Arkansas, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of history. The pay differential between the highest paid history professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 362%

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Arkansas

History
$41,550
Liberal Arts
$50,570
Political Science
$59,930

In Arkansas, history professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas

associate
0
bachelor
18
master
5
doctor
1
Certificate
0
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The number of students graduating from the 17 accredited history schools in Arkansas is increasing. In 2006 there were 284 history graduates from history courses in Arkansas and in 2010 there were 319 graduates.

Thus there was a 12% percent increase in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Arkansas. 75% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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