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General Engineering Schools in Arkansas

In 2018-2019, 145 students earned their Engineering degrees in AR.

In this state, General Engineering is the 67th most popular major out of a total 247 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in Arkansas

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 43
Master’s Degree 42
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 40
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 40
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 40
Associate’s Degree 20

Gender Distribution

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

General Engineering Majors in AR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in Arkansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.1%
  • Black or African American: 3.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 57.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 25.5%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
General Engineering Majors in AR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Arkansas

1,650 people in the state and 367,850 in the nation are employed in jobs related to engineering.

General Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Arkansas

Engineering grads earn an average of $91,380 in the state and $113,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Arkansas that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

University of Arkansas

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

77% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It takes the average student 4.40 years to graduate.

#2

John Brown University

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 98%. Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
6,557 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. 65% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

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

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,602. In their early career, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus grads earn an average salary of $28,200. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.88 years. In their early career, UA Little Rock grads earn an average salary of $31,200.

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

The average student takes 4.51 years to complete their degree at A-State. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

A typical student attending Henderson State University will pay a net price of $16,583. 84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Henderson State University grads earn an average salary of $27,000.

#8

National Park College

Hot Springs
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,017 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,319 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $23,300 after graduation. 95% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,812 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,684. In their early career, Northark grads earn an average salary of $23,000. 95% of students get financical aid.

#9

Arkansas Tech University

Russellville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
12,101 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.63 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. A typical student attending ATU will pay a net price of $12,362.

General Engineering Careers in AR

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Engineers 16% $61,670
Engineering Professors 12% $90,990
Architectural and Engineering Managers 10% $115,560

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Mechanical Engineering 298
Electrical Engineering 148
Civil Engineering 98
Industrial Engineering 79
Chemical Engineering 73
Biomedical Engineering 51
Computer Engineering 36
Biological Engineering 29

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