Arkansas Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Arkansas

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Arkansas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Smith, Pine Bluff and Jonesboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hot Springs, Little Rock and Fayetteville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Little Rock, Fayetteville and Fort Smith

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Arkansas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Fayetteville, Hot Springs and Fort Smith

Schools for Child Care Workers in Arkansas are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Arkansas

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  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education*
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Diploma

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Master
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More Arkansas Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arkansas State University-Beebe Beebe Associate 4,311
Arkansas State University-Main Campus State University Doctorate 11,130
East Arkansas Community College Forrest City Associate 1,547
Mid-South Community College West Memphis Associate 1,654
National Park Community College Hot Springs Associate 2,944
Ouachita Technical College Malvern Associate 1,558
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas Helena Associate 2,337
Southeast Arkansas College Pine Bluff Associate 2,144
Southern Arkansas University Tech Camden Associate 2,111
University of Arkansas Community College-Hope Hope Associate 1,299
University of Arkansas at Monticello Monticello Masters 3,187

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arkansas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Child Care Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hot Springs 130 $17850 0.85
Jonesboro 0 $18350 0
Pine Bluff 90 $17660 0.66
Little Rock 2680 $18940 1.92
North Little Rock 2680 $18940 1.92
Conway 2680 $18940 1.92
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