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Higher Education Administration Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 259 students earned their Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in TX.

A Higher Education Administration major is the 11th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in Texas

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 200
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 50
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 50
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 50
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

In Texas, a higher education/higher education administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Higher Education Administration Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of higher education/higher education administration majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.9%
  • Black or African American: 18.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.0%
  • White: 49.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.9%
  • Other Races: 4.6%
Higher Education Administration Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 1,980 people employed in jobs related to a higher education/higher education administration degree, compared to 184,430 nationwide.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a higher education/higher education administration grad in the state is $85,000, compared to a typical salary of $89,570 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Texas that offer higher education/higher education administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
39,336 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,609. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 75%.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
21,558 Total Students

The 5.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. A typical student attending SHSU will pay a net price of $13,666. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
12,109 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.60%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
5,292 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 100% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.26 years.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
32,594 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.70% which is lower than average. 83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 73% of the teachers are full time.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
46,148 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,100 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $16,161. 86% of students get financical aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
18,033 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $42,600 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. The average student takes 4.24 years to complete their degree at Baylor.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,187 Total Students

76% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
4,487 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $26,203. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Graduates earn an average $38,600 after graduation.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,846 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,346. The student loan default rate is 8.30% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

Higher Education Administration Careers in TX

Some of the careers higher education/higher education administration majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Education Administrators 16% $83,370
Postsecondary Education Administrators 13% $95,370

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to higher education/higher education administration.

Major Annual Graduates in TX
General Educational Leadership 4,582
Curriculum Administration 33
Educational System Administration 30
Community College Education 24
Other Educational Administration 11
Adult Education Administration 7
Special Education Administration 3

View all majors related to Higher Education Administration

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