You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
University of Arkansas offers 29 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 1,703 Business students graduated with students earning 1,466 Bachelor's degrees, 167 Master's degrees, 54 Certificates, and 16 Doctoral degrees.
Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers 16 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 323 Business students graduated with students earning 256 Bachelor's degrees, 66 Master's degrees, and 1 Associate's degree.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers 21 Business degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 320 Business students graduated with students earning 178 Bachelor's degrees, 90 Master's degrees, and 52 Certificates.
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus offers 6 Business degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 170 Business students graduated with students earning 91 Bachelor's degrees, 46 Associate's degrees, and 33 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Arkansas Fayetteville, AR||23 : 1||27,559|
|Arkansas State University-Main Campus Jonesboro, AR||26 : 1||13,356|
|University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Fort Smith, AR||28 : 1||6,265|
|Harding University Searcy, AR||15 : 1||4,879|
|John Brown University Siloam Springs, AR||27 : 1||2,319|
|University of Arkansas at Little Rock Little Rock, AR||24 : 1||9,581|
|University of Central Arkansas Conway, AR||20 : 1||10,869|
|Arkansas Tech University Russellville, AR||33 : 1||11,829|
|Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Magnolia, AR||27 : 1||4,475|
|Strayer University-Arkansas Little Rock, AR||496|
|Henderson State University Arkadelphia, AR||22 : 1||4,037|
|NorthWest Arkansas Community College Bentonville, AR||54 : 1||8,383|
|Ozarka College Melbourne, AR||34 : 1||1,170|
|University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College North Little Rock, AR||33 : 1||5,531|
|Black River Technical College Pocahontas, AR||23 : 1||1,472|
|University of the Ozarks Clarksville, AR||16 : 1||824|
|South Arkansas Community College El Dorado, AR||28 : 1||1,443|
|University of Arkansas at Monticello Monticello, AR||18 : 1||2,855|
|Ouachita Baptist University Arkadelphia, AR||16 : 1||1,633|
|Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas De Queen, AR||39 : 1||1,519|