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Human Resource Management Schools in Arkansas

32 HR students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

As a degree choice, Human Resource Management is the 15th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Arkansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 27
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 3
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 3
Master’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 18.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.3%
  • White: 71.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.1%

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Arkansas

There are 8,900 people in the state and 1,325,020 people in the nation working in HR jobs.


Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Arkansas

HR grads earn an average of $56,700 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.


There are 3 colleges in Arkansas that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:


University of Arkansas

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,562 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,807 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 4.10% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.31 years.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
604 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. In their early career, CBC grads earn an average salary of $33,652. An average student at CBC will pay a net price of $15,482.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
481 Total Students

12% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,628 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Human Resource Management Careers in AR

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Compensation and Benefits Managers 20% $87,440
Training and Development Specialists 17% $47,250
Training and Development Managers 16% $106,320
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 15% $46,990
Human Resources Managers 14% $90,320
Human Resources Specialists 10% $51,420
Labor Relations Specialists -5% $44,070

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

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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