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Hospitality Management Schools in Arkansas

In 2020-2021, 80 students earned their Hospitality degrees in AR.

In this state, Hospitality Management is the 14th most popular major out of a total 22 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Hospitality Management Majors in Arkansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 29
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 29
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 29
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 18
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 18
Bachelor’s Degree 18
Associate Degree 15

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.3%
  • Black or African American: 25.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.3%
  • White: 57.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.5%
  • Other Races: 7.5%

Jobs for Hospitality Management Grads in Arkansas

There are 6,560 people in the state and 917,700 people in the nation working in hospitality jobs.


Wages for Hospitality Management Jobs in Arkansas

In this state, hospitality grads earn an average of $48,760. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,270.


There are 5 colleges in Arkansas that offer hospitality degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:


Arkansas Tech University

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
10,829 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.48 years.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,810 Total Students

The 5.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $12,788.


National Park College

Hot Springs
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,912 Total Students

In their early career, National Park College grads earn an average salary of $24,014. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,198. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,271 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,810 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 46%.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,203 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 45%. Graduates earn an average $23,123 after graduation.

Hospitality Management Careers in AR

Some of the careers hospitality majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Managers 16% $75,190
Food Service Managers 15% $46,000
Lodging Managers 11% $0
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 10% $39,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Business Administration & Management 2,025
Business & Commerce 767
Finance & Financial Management 638
Accounting 626
Marketing 515
Management Sciences & Methods 236
International Business 84
Management Information Systems 76

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