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Liberal Arts Schools in Hawaii

There are 12 Hawaii schools offering liberal arts programs. 1,578 students graduated with degrees from Hawaii liberal arts schools in 2010. 1,394 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 184 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,478 students graduate from liberal arts programs in Hawaii, on average, each year. Specifically, 1,394 students graduated with an associate's level liberal arts degree and 184 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

12 liberal arts schools are located in Hawaii. And out of these, while ten schools are public, two schools are private. While tuition at a private liberal arts school varies from $4,330 to $17,740, tuition at a public liberal arts school varies from $2,238 to $8,095.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $7,607. While the highest tuition for liberal arts programs, which is $17,740 each year, is at the Chaminade University of Honolulu, the lowest tuition in this Pacific state, which is $2,238 every year, is at the University of Hawaii Maui College.

Schools in this state offer associates degrees and bachelors degrees in liberal arts. No students at the undergraduate level in liberal arts sought degrees at the masters level in 2010.

Liberal Arts Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

1,478 students graduate from liberal arts programs in Hawaii, on average, each year. Specifically, 1,394 students graduated with an associate's level liberal arts degree and 184 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Liberal Arts Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 1216
  • Associate 2007: 1247
  • Associate 2008: 1194
  • Associate 2009: 1238
  • Associate 2010: 1394
  • Bachelor 2006: 146
  • Bachelor 2007: 159
  • Bachelor 2008: 185
  • Bachelor 2009: 157
  • Bachelor 2010: 184

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Hawaii

Hawaii schools offer a total of 16 liberal arts programs. Of these programs, around 62.5% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Hawaii

  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 6

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 62730
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31200
  • 25th Percentile: 46480
  • Median: 65310
  • 75th Percentile: 85440
  • 90th Percentile: 105040

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29980
  • 25th Percentile: 39770
  • Median: 59060
  • 75th Percentile: 76910
  • 90th Percentile: 96590

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57650
  • Median Salary 2007: 57890
  • Median Salary 2008: 59020
  • Median Salary 2009: 61105
  • Median Salary 2010: 62730
  • Total Employed 2006: 165
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 125
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63280
  • Median Salary 2007: 58130
  • Median Salary 2008: 60400
  • Median Salary 2009: 61800
  • Median Salary 2010: 65310
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54890
  • Median Salary 2007: 52560
  • Median Salary 2008: 55240
  • Median Salary 2009: 56720
  • Median Salary 2010: 59060
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 475
  • Total Employed 2008: 400
  • Total Employed 2009: 380
  • Total Employed 2010: 360

Hawaii vs National Liberal Arts Employment

Hawaii vs National Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Hawaii: 0.619% (620)

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1. The Chaminade University of Honolulu

3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578
(808) 735-4711

The Chaminade University of Honolulu is near the center of the city. It offers two programs in liberal arts. Out of those, students are offered one associate's level liberal arts degree by it and one bachelor's level degree in liberal arts. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, CUH is the second largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

2. The University of Hawaii at Hilo

200 W Kawili St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(800) 897-4456

The University of Hawaii at Hilo offers one program in liberal arts. UH Hilo is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

3. The University of Hawaii Maui College

310 Kaahumanu Ave
Kahului, HI 96732-1617
(808) 984-3267

The University of Hawaii Maui College offers one liberal arts program and Maui College is in Kahului, HI. It is one of 10 public post-secondary institutions in Hawaii. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts in terms of programs.

4. Leeward Community College

96-045 Ala Ike
Pearl City, HI 96782-3393
(808) 455-0011

Leeward Community College is located in the suburbs of Pearl City, Hawaii and it offers one liberal arts program. 7,942 students seek degrees in 15 programs at this community college, overall. This community college is the third largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

5. Brigham Young University - Hawaii

55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, HI 96762-1294
(808) 675-3211

Brigham Young University-Hawaii offers two programs in liberal arts. Specifically, it offers students one associate's level liberal arts degree and one bachelor's level liberal arts degree. BYUH is located in town of Laie, Hawaii. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, BYUH is the biggest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

6. Kauai Community College

3-1901 Kaumualii Hwy
Lihue, HI 96766-9591
(808) 245-8311

Kauai Community College is located in Lihue, Hawaii, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one liberal arts program. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

7. Windward Community College

45-720 Keaahala Rd
Kaneohe, HI 96744-3598
(808) 235-7400

Windward Community College offers one liberal arts program and it is located in Kaneohe, Hawaii, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 2,625 students pursue degrees in three programs at this college, overall. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts programs.

8. Hawaii Community College

1175 Manono St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(808) 974-7611

Hawaii Community College is in Hilo, HI and this college offers one program in liberal arts. Overall, 3,815 students pursue degrees in 39 Hawaii Community College programs. This community college is the second oldest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts programs.

9. The University of Hawaii - West Oahu

96-129 Ala Ike
Pearl City, HI 96782-3699
(866) 299-8656

The University of Hawaii-West Oahu is in the suburbs of Pearl City, Hawaii and UHWO offers one program in liberal arts. Overall, 1,471 students pursue degrees in six West Oahu programs. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts in terms of programs.

10. Argosy University - Hawaii

400 ASB Tower- 1001 Bishop Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 536-5555

Argosy University-Hawaii is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is located in the center of Honolulu. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered two certificates, four degrees at the bachelors level, nine degrees at the masters level, and seven doctoral level degrees by it. In 2010, 510 students sought degrees from the 15 programs at Argosy. It offers subjects including educational leadership, business administration, and law enforcement. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this school.

11. Honolulu Community College

874 Dillingham Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96817-4598
(808) 845-9211

Honolulu Community College offers one program in liberal arts and it is near the center of the city. Overall, 4,725 students pursue degrees in 45 Honolulu Community College programs. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

12. Kapiolani Community College

4303 Diamond Head Rd
Honolulu, HI 96816-4496
(808) 734-9000

Kapiolani Community College, which is 4.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI and it offers one program in liberal arts. Overall, 9,301 students pursue degrees in 32 Kapiolani Community College programs. It is the largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.

13. The University of Hawaii at Manoa

2600 Campus Road- Hawaii Hall- Room 001
Honolulu, HI 96822-2301
(808) 956-8975

The University of Hawaii at Manoa offers one program in liberal arts and this university, which is near the center of the city, is located in Honolulu, HI. 20,337 students pursue degrees in 227 programs at UH Manoa, overall. This public university is the biggest institution in the state of Hawaii offering liberal arts.