Education in Arkansas
Arkansas has over 1,129 public schools scattered across the state. Of those 1,129 schools, 350 are high schools. The high school graduation rate is 84% while their dropout rate is only 3.2%. Football is a popular extracurricular activity in Arkansas and many high schools take the sport very seriously.
Advanced Degrees in Arkansas
Close to 19% of the states population has earned a Bachelors degree or higher. There are approximately 89 Universities and higher education institutions in the state of Arkansas. The most popular majors range from Business Management to Engineering to Social Science. Relative to the rest of the population there is a two way tie between Agriculture Production and Management for the most popular degree recieved within the state of Arkansas.