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General Engineering Schools in Texas

In 2019-2020, 806 students earned their Engineering degrees in TX.

In terms of popularity, General Engineering is the 74th most popular major in the state out of a total 241 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in Texas

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 147
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 18
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 18
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 18
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.0%
  • Black or African American: 5.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 35.2%
  • White: 31.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 18.6%
  • Other Races: 3.8%
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Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 27,520 people employed in jobs related to an engineering degree, compared to 367,850 nationwide.

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Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Texas

In this state, engineering grads earn an average of $123,200. Nationwide, they make an average of $113,680.

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There are 12 colleges in Texas that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

#1

Lamar University

Beaumont
103 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
16,637 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 85% of students get financical aid. The 7.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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23 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
9,248 Total Students

84% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.86 years to graduate. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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22 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
37,812 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. 75% of the teachers are full time.

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16 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
70,418 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.36 years. 81% of students get financical aid. 87% of the teachers are full time.

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4 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
50,476 Total Students

In their early career, UT Austin grads earn an average salary of $46,000. The student loan default rate is 2.70% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.27 years to complete their degree at UT Austin.

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2 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
19,297 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.21 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. An average student at Baylor will pay a net price of $36,039.

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2 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
12,373 Total Students

The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at SMU. In their early career, SMU grads earn an average salary of $54,300. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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2 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
24,879 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 69% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.86 years to complete their degree at UTEP.

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1 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
10,036 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.45 years. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. A typical student attending West Texas A&M University will pay a net price of $12,761.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,932 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,778. The student loan default rate is 8.90% which is lower than average. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
3,122 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.70%. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 38% of the teachers are full time.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
9,781 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,974. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time.

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General Engineering Careers in TX

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Engineering Professors 17% $108,180
Architectural and Engineering Managers 16% $154,240
Engineers 14% $109,110

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Electrical Engineering 1,122
Mechanical Engineering 785
Civil Engineering 619
Industrial Engineering 467
Computer Engineering 358
Biomedical Engineering 261
Petroleum Engineering 224
Systems Engineering 188

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