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Student Counseling Schools in Arkansas

In 2018-2019, 345 students earned their Student Counseling degrees in AR.

In this state, Student Counseling is the 5th most popular major out of a total 13 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in Arkansas

Student Counseling majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 293
Post-Master’s Certificate 46
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 46
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

In Arkansas, a student counseling major is more popular with women than with men.

Student Counseling Majors in AR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of student counseling majors in Arkansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 15.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 71.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
Student Counseling Majors in AR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in Arkansas

2,010 people in the state and 285,460 in the nation are employed in jobs related to student counseling.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in Arkansas

In this state, student counseling grads earn an average of $53,950. Nationwide, they make an average of $60,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Arkansas that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

#1

Arkansas Tech University

Russellville
101 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
11,829 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,362. Graduates earn an average $28,900 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 9.10% which is lower than average.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
10,869 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Graduates earn an average $29,600 after graduation.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,879 Total Students

The average student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree at Harding. This private school has an average net price of $19,563. 81% of the teachers are full time.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
13,356 Total Students

In their early career, A-State grads earn an average salary of $27,500. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
9,581 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

#6

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
27,559 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,642.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
4,475 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.45 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

#8

John Brown University

Siloam Springs
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
2,319 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 3.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This private school has an average net price of $22,210.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
4,037 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Student Counseling Careers in AR

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 13% $54,600

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to student counseling.

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,581
Educational Administration 1,310
Teacher Education Subject Specific 733
Special Education 416
Curriculum & Instruction 258
General Education 124
Teaching English or French 107
Instructional Media Design 100

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