Liberal Arts Schools
In Roanoke, Virginia

In Roanoke, there are 2 liberal arts schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in Roanoke, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Roanoke 50
Virginia 2,150

Exactly 50 of Virginia's 2,150 liberal arts professionals work in Roanoke. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Roanoke has increased, overall employment in Roanoke has also increased.

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
No data 70 50 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Roanoke

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Roanoke

No data $46,820 $60,450 $54,670 $52,460
$34,070 $34,760 $35,520 $36,840 $37,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Roanoke
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Roanoke

In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Roanoke reportedly earned an average salary of $52,460 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Roanoke.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Roanoke

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Liberal arts professionals in Roanoke earn a median salary of $49,920 per year. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,990 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Roanoke

Liberal Arts

Liberal arts professional salaries in Roanoke are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Roanoke


Many of Roanoke's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited liberal arts schools in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Roanoke


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Roanoke's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Roanoke


Approximately 258 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Roanoke, Virginia

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