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Early Childhood Education Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 1,728 students earned their Child development degrees in TX.

In this state, Early Childhood Education is the 3rd most popular major out of a total 69 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Early Childhood Education Majors in Texas

Child development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 1,535
Bachelor’s Degree 115
Master’s Degree 78

Gender Distribution

In Texas, a child development major is more popular with women than with men.

Early Childhood Education Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of child development majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 6.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 57.9%
  • White: 28.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.0%
  • Other Races: 2.7%
Early Childhood Education Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Early Childhood Education Grads in Texas

There are 49,840 people in the state and 555,680 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Early Childhood Education Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Early Childhood Education Jobs in Texas

Child development grads earn an average of $34,960 in the state and $34,410 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 62 colleges in Texas that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

320 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
31,949 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $23,600 after graduation. 91% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending South Texas College will pay a net price of $1,445.

#2

Lone Star College System

The Woodlands
172 Degrees in Major Awarded
73,499 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,698. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,300 a year.

#3

Northwest Vista College

San Antonio
170 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,293 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $4,359. The full-time teacher rate is 37%. 29 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

Palo Alto College

San Antonio
84 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,852 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $3,754. 29 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
51,100 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,380. Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,100 a year.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
33,668 Total Students

41% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $31,800 after graduation.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
40,799 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 34%. Of all the students who attend this school, 61% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $6,647.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,106 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $26,700 after graduation. 79% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $9,567.

#9

Eastfield College

Mesquite
68 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,769 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 28 to 1. In their early career, Eastfield College grads earn an average salary of $27,400. Of all the students who attend this school, 62% get financial aid.

#10

Amarillo College

Amarillo
54 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,854 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,711. In their early career, Amarillo College grads earn an average salary of $28,000.

Early Childhood Education Careers in TX

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Kindergarten Teachers 21% $55,930
Preschool Teachers 19% $28,230

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to child development.

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Teacher Education 897
Elementary Education 705
Secondary Education 380
Middle School Education & Teaching 187
Adult & Continuing Education 79
Teacher Development & Methodology 15

View all majors related to Early Childhood Education

View Nationwide Early Childhood Education Report

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