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Medicine Schools in Arkansas

163 students earned Medicine degrees in Arkansas in the 2018-2019 year.

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

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Arkansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 163
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 163
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 163

Gender Distribution

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

Medicine Majors in AR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 11.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.1%
  • White: 79.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Medicine Majors in AR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Arkansas

In this state, there are 4,040 people employed in jobs related to a medicine degree, compared to 503,310 nationwide.

Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. AR

Wages for Medicine Jobs in Arkansas

Medicine grads earn an average of $165,290 in the state and $203,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

163 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,768 Total Students

The 1.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $57,000 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time.

Medicine Careers in AR

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 17% $208,000
Physicians and Surgeons 11% $127,190

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Nursing 2,869
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,077
Health Sciences & Services 1,098
Allied Health Professions 1,088
Health/Medical Admin Services 922
Allied Health Services 557
Communication Sciences 348
Rehabilitation Professions 344

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