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History Schools In Arizona

History classes faculty can choose to work at one of 10 accredited history schools in Arizona. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in history in the state of Arizona, which encompasses history training at the following levels:


  1. Arizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Arizona Western College

    2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365-8834

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

    1401 E University, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0066

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Cochise College

    4190 W Highway 80, Douglas, Arizona 85607-9724

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Eastern Arizona College

    615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552-0769

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Grand Canyon University

    3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85017

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Mohave Community College

    1971 Jagerson Ave, Kingman, Arizona 86409-1238

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Northern Arizona University

    Knoles Drive, Babbitt Administrative Center, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011-4132

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. Ottawa University-Phoenix

    10020 North 25th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85021

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  10. Prescott College

    220 Grove Ave, Prescott, Arizona 86301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National History Employment

Arizona 75
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Arizona

90 90 100 50 75
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of history professionals is shrinking in Arizona. There were 90 less history professionals working in Arizona in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 100%. This decline is faster than the national trend for history professionals which shows a 2% decrease in the number of history professionals working around the nation.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$50,400 $47,355 $48,040 $46,590 $44,700
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by history professionals is decreasing in Arizona. The mean salary for history professionals in 2006 was $50,400 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $44,700 per year.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

This represents a decline in salaries of 13%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. There is a 155% pay differential between the highest paid history professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of history in Arizona.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Arizona

Liberal Arts
Political Science

History professionals in Arizona earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona


The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited history schools in Arizona is increasing. In Arizona, there were 344 graduates in 2006. And there were 443 graduates from history courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 29% percent increase in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Arizona. 39% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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