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Engineering Schools in Arkansas

There are six schools in the state of Arkansas offering engineering programs. In 2010, 504 students graduated with degrees from Arkansas engineering schools. 418 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 64 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

459 students graduate from programs in Arkansas in engineering, on average, each year. Out of those, one student graduated with engineering certificates, 418 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 64 with a degree at the master's level, and 21 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Six engineering schools are located in this state. And of these, four schools are public, while two schools are private. Tuition at a public engineering school varies from $4,804 to $6,768, while tuition at a private engineering school varies from $14,040 to $19,770.

Average tuition for engineering programs is $8,721. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,804 per year, is at Arkansas Tech University, the highest tuition for programs in engineering, which is $19,770 every year, is at John Brown University.

Arkansas engineering schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Engineering Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

459 students graduate from programs in Arkansas in engineering, on average, each year. Out of those, one student graduated with engineering certificates, 418 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 64 with a degree at the master's level, and 21 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Engineering Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 318
  • Bachelor 2007: 341
  • Bachelor 2008: 317
  • Bachelor 2009: 377
  • Bachelor 2010: 418
  • Master 2006: 78
  • Master 2007: 74
  • Master 2008: 83
  • Master 2009: 64
  • Master 2010: 64
  • Doctorate 2006: 13
  • Doctorate 2007: 15
  • Doctorate 2008: 14
  • Doctorate 2009: 21
  • Doctorate 2010: 21

Engineering Program Availability in Arkansas

Arkansas schools offer a total of 35 programs in engineering. Of these programs, around 57.1% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Engineering Program Availability in Arkansas

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 1

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49330
  • 25th Percentile: 57460
  • Median: 65620
  • 75th Percentile: 80970
  • 90th Percentile: 107300

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46390
  • 25th Percentile: 54860
  • Median: 66110
  • 75th Percentile: 80140
  • 90th Percentile: 93660

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37200
  • 25th Percentile: 44350
  • Median: 54700
  • 75th Percentile: 73510
  • 90th Percentile: 89880

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 49445
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50130
  • 25th Percentile: 58810
  • Median: 70860
  • 75th Percentile: 83870
  • 90th Percentile: 96570

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55120
  • 25th Percentile: 64520
  • Median: 80710
  • 75th Percentile: 101480
  • 90th Percentile: 117000

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52120
  • 25th Percentile: 66180
  • Median: 85690
  • 75th Percentile: 109480
  • 90th Percentile: 137150

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22430
  • 25th Percentile: 43920
  • Median: 66940
  • 75th Percentile: 92340
  • 90th Percentile: 109280

Petroleum Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Petroleum Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51880
  • 25th Percentile: 59380
  • Median: 86980
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41350
  • 25th Percentile: 52860
  • Median: 67600
  • 75th Percentile: 81450
  • 90th Percentile: 93490

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60380
  • 25th Percentile: 78000
  • Median: 94190
  • 75th Percentile: 106030
  • 90th Percentile: 114180

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44610
  • 25th Percentile: 52380
  • Median: 70740
  • 75th Percentile: 89770
  • 90th Percentile: 108080

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64760
  • 25th Percentile: 74150
  • Median: 86220
  • 75th Percentile: 100220
  • 90th Percentile: 112370

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42180
  • 25th Percentile: 56240
  • Median: 67520
  • 75th Percentile: 85990
  • 90th Percentile: 104320

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42630
  • 25th Percentile: 49860
  • Median: 62590
  • 75th Percentile: 78610
  • 90th Percentile: 90590

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19590
  • 25th Percentile: 22970
  • Median: 46500
  • 75th Percentile: 73190
  • 90th Percentile: 88210

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46370
  • 25th Percentile: 54580
  • Median: 68170
  • 75th Percentile: 86460
  • 90th Percentile: 100260

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49650
  • 25th Percentile: 54520
  • Median: 66350
  • 75th Percentile: 87930
  • 90th Percentile: 116330

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 93910
  • Median Salary 2007: 94360
  • Median Salary 2008: 91800
  • Median Salary 2009: 64690
  • Median Salary 2010: 65620
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57960
  • Median Salary 2007: 59710
  • Median Salary 2008: 63350
  • Median Salary 2009: 64800
  • Median Salary 2010: 66110
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1170
  • Total Employed 2008: 1270
  • Total Employed 2009: 1160
  • Total Employed 2010: 1300

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60860
  • Median Salary 2007: 61590
  • Median Salary 2008: 58190
  • Median Salary 2009: 55690
  • Median Salary 2010: 54700
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 720
  • Total Employed 2008: 910
  • Total Employed 2009: 1050
  • Total Employed 2010: 970

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44030
  • Median Salary 2007: 45910
  • Median Salary 2008: 47545
  • Median Salary 2009: 48665
  • Median Salary 2010: 49445
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67690
  • Median Salary 2007: 71970
  • Median Salary 2008: 72350
  • Median Salary 2009: 74050
  • Median Salary 2010: 70860
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75240
  • Median Salary 2007: 78720
  • Median Salary 2008: 80190
  • Median Salary 2009: 97950
  • Median Salary 2010: 94190
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85650
  • Median Salary 2007: 87310
  • Median Salary 2008: 94990
  • Median Salary 2009: 82110
  • Median Salary 2010: 85690
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69430
  • Median Salary 2007: 71330
  • Median Salary 2008: 67430
  • Median Salary 2009: 62830
  • Median Salary 2010: 66940
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1240
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Petroleum Engineers — Employment Trend

Petroleum Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84260
  • Median Salary 2007: 125330
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 86980
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57730
  • Median Salary 2007: 62050
  • Median Salary 2008: 68450
  • Median Salary 2009: 67480
  • Median Salary 2010: 67600
  • Total Employed 2006: 1240
  • Total Employed 2007: 1310
  • Total Employed 2008: 1200
  • Total Employed 2009: 1040
  • Total Employed 2010: 970

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57130
  • Median Salary 2007: 62490
  • Median Salary 2008: 63200
  • Median Salary 2009: 68430
  • Median Salary 2010: 70740
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63420
  • Median Salary 2007: 56830
  • Median Salary 2008: 55770
  • Median Salary 2009: 58830
  • Median Salary 2010: 62590
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60550
  • Median Salary 2007: 63360
  • Median Salary 2008: 63070
  • Median Salary 2009: 63920
  • Median Salary 2010: 68170
  • Total Employed 2006: 1280
  • Total Employed 2007: 1440
  • Total Employed 2008: 1620
  • Total Employed 2009: 1390
  • Total Employed 2010: 1520

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77060
  • Median Salary 2007: 80350
  • Median Salary 2008: 83205
  • Median Salary 2009: 85160
  • Median Salary 2010: 86220
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65820
  • Median Salary 2007: 66590
  • Median Salary 2008: 66570
  • Median Salary 2009: 67700
  • Median Salary 2010: 67520
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 470
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55600
  • Median Salary 2007: 54680
  • Median Salary 2008: 62790
  • Median Salary 2009: 61150
  • Median Salary 2010: 46500
  • Total Employed 2006: 1000
  • Total Employed 2007: 930
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 540
  • Total Employed 2010: 660

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65180
  • Median Salary 2007: 68270
  • Median Salary 2008: 74540
  • Median Salary 2009: 75720
  • Median Salary 2010: 80710
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 610
  • Total Employed 2008: 770
  • Total Employed 2009: 680
  • Total Employed 2010: 680

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64180
  • Median Salary 2007: 66920
  • Median Salary 2008: 69300
  • Median Salary 2009: 70930
  • Median Salary 2010: 66350
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Arkansas vs National Engineering Employment

Arkansas vs National Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Arkansas: 0.443% (7710)

Engineering Schools in Arkansas

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1. John Brown University

2000 W University St
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
(479) 524-9500

John Brown University is located in Siloam Springs, AR and this school offers one program in engineering. This school is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Arkansas.

2. Arkansas Tech University

Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave
Russellville, AR 72801-2222
(479) 968-0389

Arkansas Tech University is in town of Russellville, Arkansas. Tech offers four engineering programs. Of those, this university offers students three degrees at the bachelor's level in engineering and one master's level degree in engineering. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the third largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering engineering in terms of programs.

3. Arkansas State University

2105 E. Aggie Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 972-2100

Arkansas State University, which is near the center of the city, is in Jonesboro, AR. ASU offers four engineering programs. It offers four bachelor's level engineering degrees to students. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, ASU is the second largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering engineering.

4. Harding University

915 E. Market Ave.
Searcy, AR 72143
(501) 279-4000

Harding University is in town of Searcy, Arkansas. This university offers three programs in engineering. It offers students three bachelor's level degrees in engineering. HU is one of 11 research universities in Arkansas.

5. The University of Arkansas

Administration Bldg 425
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 575-2000

The University of Arkansas, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Fayetteville, AR. UALR offers 19 engineering programs. Out of those, this university offers students seven bachelor's level degrees in engineering, 11 master's level degrees in engineering, and one engineering degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 21,405 students seek degrees in 210 programs at this public university. It is the oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering programs in engineering.

6. The University of Arkansas at Little Rock

2801 S University Ave
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 569-3000

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is near the heart of downtown. UALR offers four engineering programs. More specifically, this university offers one engineering certificate to students, two engineering degrees at the bachelor's level, and one master's level degree in engineering. This university is one of 11 research universities in Arkansas. In terms of programs, UALR is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering engineering.