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Educational Leadership Schools In Arkansas

In Arkansas, there are 11 accredited schools where educational leadership classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Arkansas' educational leadership academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in educational leadership includes educational leadership training at the following levels:


  1. University of Arkansas at Little Rock

    2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Arkansas

    Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701

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

    2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401

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

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

    NR U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Arkansas at Monticello

    Highway 425 South, Monticello, Arkansas 71656

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

    201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, Arkansas 72035-0001

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

    915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, Arkansas 72143

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

    1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71999-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. John Brown University

    2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, Arkansas 72761

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

    100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753

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

    100 Carr Road, Camden, Arkansas 71701-1906

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National Educational Leadership Employment

Arkansas 3,750
National 411,430

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

Employment Growth for Educational leadership professionals In Arkansas

3,880 3,610 3,540 3,580 3,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of educational leadership professionals is shrinking in Arkansas. There were 130 less educational leadership professionals working in Arkansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of educational leadership professionals has shrunk by 3%. This is slower than the trend for educational leadership professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of educational leadership professionals has grown by 5% between 2006 and 2010.

Educational Leadership VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

$61,660 $63,738 $63,652 $64,205 $67,015
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Educational Leadership
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to educational leadership professionals are growing in Arkansas. Educational leadership professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,660 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $67,015 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Educational leadership professionals in Arkansas

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Thus, educational leadership professionals' salaries grew by 8% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Arkansas state, within the field of educational leadership, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid educational leadership professionals earn 142% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Educational leadership professionals and related professions in Arkansas

Educational Leadership
Special Education

In Arkansas, educational leadership professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Educational Leadership programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas


The number of students graduating from the 11 accredited educational leadership schools in Arkansas is increasing. In Arkansas, there were 333 graduates in 2006. And there were 575 graduates from educational leadership courses in 2010.

This represents a 73% increase in the number of educational leadership degree or certificate school graduates in Arkansas state. Most of these graduates, or 55%, earned a master's degree in educational leadership.

Educational Leadership Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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