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Astronomy & Astrophysics Schools in Arkansas

No student earned an Astronomy degree in Arkansas in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Astronomy & Astrophysics is the 228th most popular major in the state out of a total 247 majors commonly available.

Jobs for Astronomy & Astrophysics Grads in Arkansas

There are 420 people in the state and 104,790 people in the nation working in astronomy jobs.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs in Arkansas

In this state, astronomy grads earn an average of $84,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $111,090.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

#1

University of Arkansas

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

The student loan default rate of 4.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 86% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Careers in AR

Some of the careers astronomy majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 11% $99,660
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 11% $61,340
Physics Postsecondary Professors 8% $77,870

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Chemistry 245
Physics 95
Geological & Earth Sciences 67
General Physical Sciences 21
Materials Sciences 13

View all majors related to Astronomy & Astrophysics

View Nationwide Astronomy & Astrophysics Report

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