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35 students earned Nursing Science degrees in Arkansas in the 2021-2022 year.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Science is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Science Majors in Arkansas

Nursing Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 32
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing science majors in Arkansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.7%
  • Black or African American: 5.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.7%
  • White: 80.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 2.9%

Jobs for Nursing Science Grads in Arkansas

There are 26,030 people in the state and 3,007,670 people in the nation working in nursing science jobs.


Wages for Nursing Science Jobs in Arkansas

In this state, nursing science grads earn an average of $54,920. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,510.


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

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,088 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 0.40% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $63,466 after graduation.

Nursing Science Careers in AR

Some of the careers nursing science majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 28% $51,480
Registered Nurses 16% $59,650

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Registered Nursing 2,674
Nursing Practice 65
Nurse Anesthetist 31
Family Practice Nursing 26
Nursing Research & Other 18
Nursing Administration 3
Adult Health Nursing 1

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