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Biochemistry & Biophysics Schools in Texas

1,345 students earned Biochemistry degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

A Biochemistry & Biophysics major is the 60th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Biochemistry & Biophysics Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,041
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 180
Post-Master’s Certificate 180
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 77
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 77
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 77
Master’s Degree 47

Gender Distribution

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

Biochemistry & Biophysics Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 23.2%
  • Black or African American: 5.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.7%
  • White: 28.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 16.7%
  • Other Races: 7.7%
Biochemistry & Biophysics Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Biochemistry & Biophysics Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 16,810 people employed in jobs related to a biochemistry degree, compared to 323,520 nationwide.

Biochemistry & Biophysics Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Biochemistry & Biophysics Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a biochemistry grad in the state is $80,900, compared to a typical salary of $96,420 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 43 colleges in Texas that offer biochemistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

309 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
51,090 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time. 65% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,299 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $60,800 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 0.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 80% are considered full time.

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

This public school has an average net price of $16,161. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time. 86% of students get financical aid.

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

It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 80% are considered full time.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
18,033 Total Students

97% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 3.60% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $32,601.

#6

Rice University

Houston
69 Degrees in Major Awarded
91% Graduation Rate
7,282 Total Students

69% of students get financical aid. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. An average student at Rice will pay a net price of $20,879.

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

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,944. The 2.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
39,336 Total Students

75% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UNT. In their early career, UNT grads earn an average salary of $37,600.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,187 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year. The 6.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
25,177 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It takes the average student 4.82 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,032.

Biochemistry & Biophysics Careers in TX

Some of the careers biochemistry majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 19% $85,310
Biochemists and Biophysicists 19% $77,250
Medical Scientists 18% $60,270
Natural Sciences Managers 16% $117,130
Microbiologists 13% $50,790
Biological Scientists 11% $80,910

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
General Biology 8,355
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 478
Ecology & Systematics Biology 412
Microbiology Science & Immunology 297
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 220
Zoology 163
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 151
Biotechnology 151

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