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General Psychology Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 288 students earned their Psychology degrees in TX.

In terms of popularity, General Psychology is the 52nd most popular major in the state out of a total 241 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 234
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 38
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 38
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 38
Post-Master’s Certificate 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 16

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.3%
  • Black or African American: 11.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.7%
  • White: 53.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.9%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
General Psychology Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 31,210 people employed in jobs related to a psychology degree, compared to 625,220 nationwide.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a psychology grad in the state is $78,270, compared to a typical salary of $95,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 32 colleges in Texas that offer psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
3,432 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.10% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $20,894. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
46,324 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,100 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.71 years to complete their degree at U of H. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,161.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
47,899 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $41,100 after graduation. The average student takes 4.71 years to complete their degree at UT Arlington. This public school has an average net price of $12,410.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
10,387 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,700 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. This public school has an average net price of $12,753.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
51,832 Total Students

The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at UT Austin. The student loan default rate is 2.60% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,961 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,466. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
12,411 Total Students

The 9.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
38,209 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $42,200 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.00%.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
7,884 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 63%. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Texas A&M International University will pay a net price of $4,422.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
38,241 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $37,600 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%. This public school has an average net price of $13,609.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
68,679 Total Students

76% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $48,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

General Psychology Careers in TX

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 20% $66,070
Psychology Professors 18% $70,820
Managers 15% $113,510
Psychologists 9% $98,900

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 1,761
Child Development & Psychology 98

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