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Health Sciences & Services Schools in Texas

2,120 Health Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Health Sciences & Services is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Texas

Health Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,444
Associate’s Degree 449
Master’s Degree 117
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 90
Post-Master’s Certificate 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 16
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 4

Gender Distribution

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

Health Sciences & Services Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health science majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.6%
  • Black or African American: 19.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 31.1%
  • White: 32.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 4.1%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Texas

There are 5,290 people in the state and 114,910 people in the nation working in health science jobs.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Texas

In this state, health science grads earn an average of $41,640. Nationwide, they make an average of $43,480.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 41 colleges in Texas that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

299 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
68,726 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $18,944. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years. 87% of the teachers are full time.

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

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $43,100 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years.

142 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
29,543 Total Students

24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 80% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate.

140 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

52% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending San Jacinto College will pay a net price of $8,684. The full-time teacher rate is 31%.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
29,113 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.40%. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,886 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 73% are considered full time. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
8,175 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,441. Graduates earn an average $37,100 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 48%.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
35,132 Total Students

35% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $31,800 after graduation. 41% of students get financical aid.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
12,969 Total Students

The 8.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.54 years to complete their degree at SFASU.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
8,940 Total Students

The average student takes 4.89 years to complete their degree at PVAMU. 95% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,685.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in TX

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Community Health Workers 20% $39,450

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Nursing 22,111
Allied Health Services 9,689
Allied Health Professions 6,486
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 5,141
Health/Medical Admin Services 4,371
Dental Support Services 2,284
Rehabilitation Professions 1,617
Communication Sciences 1,572

View all majors related to Health Sciences & Services

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