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Liberal Arts Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

There are 5 liberal arts schools in Louisville for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Louisville, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Liberal Arts Employment

Louisville 220
Kentucky 1,050

Exactly 220 of Kentucky's 1,050 liberal arts professionals work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 16% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Liberal Arts employment growth

920 950 950 920 1,050
190 170 130 140 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$48,870 $51,570 $61,670 $57,210 $52,280
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

In Louisville, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. Louisville liberal arts professionals made $52,280 per year, on average, in 2010. Liberal arts professionals in Louisville made a yearly average salary of $48,870, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Louisville.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Louisville

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $44,630 per year in Louisville. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 215%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,800 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,750 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Louisville

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professionals in Louisville earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Louisville.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Louisville


There are 5 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Louisville's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Louisville


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Louisville's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Louisville


In 2010 approximately 505 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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