Sports Medicine Schools In Arkansas

There are 7 accredited sports medicine schools in Arkansas for faculty who teach sports medicine classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sports medicine in the state of Arkansas, which encompasses sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine
  • Masters degree in Sports Medicine


Schools

  1. University of Arkansas

    Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Arkansas State University-Main Campus

    2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Central Arkansas

    201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, Arkansas 72035-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Harding University

    915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, Arkansas 72143

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Henderson State University

    1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71999-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Ouachita Baptist University

    410 Ouachita St, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71998-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

    100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Arkansas 2,690
National 308,430

Of all of the sports medicine professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Arkansas state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Arkansas

3,740 4,450 5,160 5,720 5,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arkansas, sports medicine is a growing field. In Arkansas, 1,430 more sports medicine professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 38%. This is faster than the trend for sports medicine professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% between 2006 and 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

$51,032 $62,506 $65,054 $67,468 $72,082
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of sports medicine professionals is growing, the salaries paid to sports medicine professionals are increasing in Arkansas. Sports medicine professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $51,032 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $72,082 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Arkansas

10th percentile
$34,660
25th percentile
$43,054
50th percentile
$53,481
75th percentile
$66,433
90th percentile
$82,522

This represents a 29% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of sports medicine, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid sports medicine professionals earning 45% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Arkansas state.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Arkansas

Physical Therapy
$74,340
Physical Therapy Assistant
$33,515
Physician Assistant
$71,500
Sports Medicine
$46,102

Sports medicine professionals in Arkansas earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

86% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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