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Ecology & Systematics Biology Schools in Texas

412 Ecology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Ecology & Systematics Biology is the 131st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Ecology & Systematics Biology Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 192
Master’s Degree 186
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 33
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 33
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 33
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1
Post-Master’s Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Ecology & Systematics Biology Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.0%
  • Black or African American: 6.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.4%
  • White: 49.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 9.7%
  • Other Races: 7.5%
Ecology & Systematics Biology Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Ecology & Systematics Biology Grads in Texas

There are 29,590 people in the state and 506,240 people in the nation working in ecology jobs.

Ecology & Systematics Biology Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Ecology & Systematics Biology Jobs in Texas

Ecology grads earn an average of $80,900 in the state and $89,150 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Texas that offer ecology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

Graduates earn an average $48,600 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,944. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,335 Total Students

In their early career, UTHealth grads earn an average salary of $66,200. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time. 5 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

81% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UNT. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,644 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,629. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year.

#5

Rice University

Houston
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
91% Graduation Rate
7,124 Total Students

An average student at Rice will pay a net price of $20,879. The student loan default rate of 0.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,343 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $68,800 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The student loan default rate of 0.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

The student loan default rate of 2.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time.

#8

Trinity University

San Antonio
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
2,637 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 77%. Most students complete their degree in 4.13 years. This private school has an average net price of $23,016.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
11,929 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.63 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 71%. 72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
28,644 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,166. Most students complete their degree in 4.69 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,300 a year.

Ecology & Systematics Biology Careers in TX

Some of the careers ecology majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 28% $107,590
Biological Science Professors 19% $85,310
Medical Scientists 18% $60,270
Life Scientists 16% $84,300
Natural Sciences Managers 16% $117,130
Epidemiologists 14% $61,280
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 12% $62,400
Biological Scientists 11% $80,910

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
General Biology 8,355
Biochemistry & Biophysics 1,345
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 478
Microbiology Science & Immunology 297
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 220
Zoology 163
Biotechnology 151
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 151

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