Political Science Schools In Arkansas

Political Science classes faculty can choose to work at one of 16 accredited political science schools in Arkansas. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the political science academic community in Arkansas, and the future trends in political science training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Political Science
  • Masters degree in Political Science


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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Arkansas State University-Main Campus

    2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Arkansas Tech University

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

    NR U.S. News National University Ranking
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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. Philander Smith College

    900 W. Daisy Bates Drive, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202-3799

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  16. Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

    100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National Political Science Employment

Arkansas 130
National 20,400

Of all of the political science professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Arkansas.

Employment Growth for Political science professionals In Arkansas

No data 60 70 70 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Political Science VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

No data $53,380 $65,850 $69,690 $59,930
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Arkansas

10th percentile
$37,090
25th percentile
$48,200
50th percentile
$54,700
75th percentile
$63,830
90th percentile
$79,840

There is a 115% pay differential between the highest paid political science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of political science in Arkansas.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Arkansas

Communications
$36,688
International Business
$77,715
Political Science
$59,930
Public Administration
$72,870

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

Educational Trends

Political Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas

associate
0
bachelor
16
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total18

The number of students graduating from the 16 accredited political science schools in Arkansas is decreasing. In Arkansas, there were 186 graduates in 2006. And there were 172 graduates from political science courses in 2010.

This represents a 8% decrease in the number of political science degree or certificate school graduates in Arkansas state. A majority of these graduates, or 89%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in political science.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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