Liberal Arts Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

The city of Providence has 3 schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Providence, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts
  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts
  • Masters degree in Liberal Arts
  • PhD degree in Liberal Arts


Statistics

Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Liberal Arts Employment

Providence 0
Rhode Island 360

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 430 460 370 360
No data 440 470 No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Providence

No data $69,520 $73,660 $77,510 $79,510
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In 2010 an average salary of $79,510 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Providence. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Providence

10th percentile
$39,060
25th percentile
$50,960
50th percentile
$69,600
75th percentile
$97,410
90th percentile
$127,020

Liberal arts professionals in Providence make a median yearly salary of $69,600. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,060 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $127,020 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Providence

Music
$46,160
History
$58,540
English
$60,087
Liberal Arts
$79,510
Math
$81,985

Providence liberal arts professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Providence

3

Many of Providence's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited liberal arts schools in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Providence

associate
1
bachelor
7
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total11

Providence's liberal arts schools offer 11 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Providence

associate
1
bachelor
98
master
6
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total107

Approximately 107 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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