Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Arkansas
Fast Facts: Arkansas shares a border with six states and is the “Natural State” with a very diverse geography. The capital and most populous city is Little Rock.
Arkansas Careers: According to 2008 Census data, Arkansas’ population moderately increased since 2000 and stands at almost 2.9 million. Forbes recently ranked Arkansas the 32nd “Best State for Business.”
Arkansas Career Education: Arkansas ranked 37th in a 2009 K-12 “Academic Achievement” study by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Arkansas Economy: U.S.’s top rice producer, Arkansas is home to prominent companies such as Wal-Mart and the world’s largest poultry producer, Tyson Foods.
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