Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Horticulture in Texas

Find Schools Near

Horticulture Schools in Texas

387 Horticulture students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Horticulture major is the 133rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Horticulture Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 201
Associate’s Degree 72
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 59
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 59
Bachelor’s Degree 55

Gender Distribution

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

Horticulture Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 14.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.5%
  • White: 57.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 3.1%
Horticulture Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Horticulture Grads in Texas

105,090 people in the state and 1,323,000 in the nation are employed in jobs related to horticulture.

Horticulture Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Horticulture Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a horticulture grad in the state is $47,900, compared to a typical salary of $51,280 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

#1

Lee College

Baytown
82 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,773 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,179 Total Students

A typical student attending Western Texas College will pay a net price of $5,050. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.40%.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
51,100 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,100 after graduation. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,245 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,712.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 87%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,944. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid.

#6

Palo Alto College

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 29 to 1. In their early career, Palo Alto College grads earn an average salary of $26,100. 47% of the teachers are full time.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
57,200 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,200 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time. 64% of students get financical aid.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,445 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.00% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $6,839. The full-time teacher rate is 85%.

#8

Amarillo College

Amarillo
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,854 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,711. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it.

#10

Tarleton State University

Stephenville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
13,109 Total Students

In their early career, Tarleton grads earn an average salary of $35,900. This public school has an average net price of $17,707. Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years.

#10

Richland College

Dallas
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,032 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,700 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Richland College will pay a net price of $4,807. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 23% are considered full time.

Horticulture Careers in TX

Some of the careers horticulture majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Supervisors 18% $44,440
Pesticide Applicators 16% $34,070
Retail Sales Supervisors 14% $40,320
Agricultural Sciences Professors 10% $88,990
Farmers, Ranchers, and Agricultural Managers 4% $63,160

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Agricultural Economics 1,081
Animal Science 773
General Agriculture 562
Agricultural Production 256
Plant Sciences 245
Agricultural Public Services 224
Agricultural Mechanization 55
Food Processing 54

View all majors related to Horticulture

View Nationwide Horticulture Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.