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Student Counseling Schools in Arkansas

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

As a degree choice, Student Counseling is the 31st most popular major in the state.

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
12,101 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. In their early career, ATU grads earn an average salary of $28,900.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,177 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. 78% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
5,121 Total Students

81% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
13,709 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,605.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
10,515 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,102. The average student takes 4.88 years to complete their degree at UA Little Rock. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

#6

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
27,778 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.40 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
4,472 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.45 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

#8

John Brown University

Siloam Springs
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
2,516 Total Students

98% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, JBU grads earn an average salary of $36,900. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,961 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,000 a year. 84% of students get financical aid.

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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