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Liberal Arts Schools
In Ashland, Virginia

In Ashland, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The trends in Ashland's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Ashland Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Ashland 270
Virginia 2,150

Exactly 270 of Virginia's 2,150 liberal arts professionals work in Ashland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Ashland, there has been a 13% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals. Overall employment in Ashland has also increased.

Ashland Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
240 240 250 270 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Ashland

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Ashland

$47,530 $51,080 $56,180 $55,340 $56,100
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Ashland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ashland

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Ashland has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also increased. In 2010 Ashland liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,100. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Ashland made an average salary of $47,530 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Ashland.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Ashland

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Liberal arts professionals in Ashland make a median yearly salary of $54,890. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,080 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Ashland

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Ashland


There is only one accredited liberal arts school in the city. Many of Ashland's liberal arts professionals are graduates of this school.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Ashland


Ashland's liberal arts school offers one liberal arts degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Ashland


Approximately 2 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Ashland, Virginia

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