Math in Arkansas

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad Cliff Notes Ad Open Course

There are schools offering math courses in Arkansas!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Math Programs in Arkansas


Around 0.2% of Arkansas's graduates graduate from math degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 134 math professionals graduate from Arkansas' 17 math schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arkansas with a math program is Harding University, which is located in Searcy. In 2010, it was ranked 33rd nationwide. 4 students graduated with a degree in math from Harding University in 2010. The tuition rate at Harding University was $14,040 per year.

The second-ranked school in Arkansas with a math program is John Brown University, which is located in Siloam Springs. In 2010, it was ranked 33rd nationwide. 2 students graduated with degree in math from John Brown University in 2010. John Brown University charged in-state students $19,770 in tuition fees per year.

Arkansas State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 33rd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arkansas that has a math program. It is located in Jonesboro. In 2010, Arkansas State University-Main Campus graduated 8 students from its math programs. Students at Arkansas State University-Main Campus paid $6,640 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Arkansas' math schools ranges from $32,040 per year to $4,804 per year. But, the average tuition is $11,493 per year. In 2010, the following Arkansas math schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Hendrix College - located in Conway, students are charged $32,040 per year
  2. Lyon College - located in Batesville, students are charged $21,324 per year
  3. University of the Ozarks - located in Clarksville, students are charged $20,530 per year

The following Arkansas math schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Arkansas Tech University - located in Russellville, students are charged $4,804 per year
  2. University of Arkansas-Fort Smith - located in Fort Smith, students are charged $4,918 per year
  3. University of Arkansas at Monticello - located in Monticello, students are charged $4,990 per year

A math degree from an Arkansas school... what next?

The largest populations of Arkansas math professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Faulkner County - 140 math professionals
  2. Benton County - 110 math professionals
  3. Arkansas County - 110 math professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,280 math professionals will be working in Arkansas state. This would require the number of math professionals to grow by 15%.

Salary

On average, math professionals earn a salary of $46,955 per year in Arkansas state. But, salaries for math professional can vary. In 2010, math professional made as little as less than $21,210 per year or as much as more than $120,250 per year in Arkansas. The counties in Arkansas with the highest average salary for math professionals are:

  1. Benton County - $76,600 per year
  2. Faulkner County - $49,350 per year
  3. Cleburne County - $46,210 per year

The Arkansas counties with the lowest average salary for math professionals are:

  1. Clay County - $38,690 per year
  2. Baxter County - $43,170 per year
  3. Arkansas County - $46,080 per year

The math professionals with highest average salaries in Arkansas were:

  1. Mathematics Professor - $51,890 per year
  2. Statistician - $42,020 per year

On average, the lowest paid math professionals in Arkansas were:

  1. Mathematics Professor - $51,890 per year
  2. Statistician - $42,020 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in math and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as accounting or physics.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math in Arkansas
  • Master's Degree in Math in Arkansas
  • Doctoral Degree in Math in Arkansas

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
 

Curious what studying Math gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arkansas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Statisticians 870 $42,020
2
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 620 $51,890 138.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are math related jobs in Arkansas