Arkansas contains four schools that offer human resources programs. Harding University, the highest-ranking human resources school in AR, has a total student population of 6,484 and is the 224th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 human resources schools in Arkansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,843/yr), with University of Arkansas Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $10,892/yr.
Human Resources students from Arkansas schools who go on to become human resource workers, hr managers, human resource managers, human resource specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 219,240 people working as human resources, training, and labor relations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $59,070. Also, Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists make on average $54,530 per year and there are about 198,190 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 1,660 employed employment, recruitment, and placement specialists earning an average yearly salary of $38,910. Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists in this state earn $50,830/yr and there are 1,070 employed.
Also, within the human resources schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from human resources, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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