Best Community & Career Colleges in Arkansas by Salary Potential

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People such as politician and educational advocate William Fulbright; former President - and famous Razorbacks fan - Bill Clinton (who served as the 40th and 42nd Governor of Arkansas); his wife, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; former NATO Supreme Allied Commander General Wesley Clark, Walmart magnate Sam Walton; world-famous country music singer-songwriters Johnny Cash and Glen Campbell; have all lived in Arkansas.

Arkansas is also emblematic of the southeastern United States geographically; the famous Ozark Mountains reach across its northern border, and the densely forested land in the south is known as the Arkansas Timberlands. The state's eastern lowlands along the Mississippi River are also beautiful and classically American.

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