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Public Relations & Advertising Schools in Texas

1,782 students earned Public Relations degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Public Relations & Advertising is the 48th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Public Relations & Advertising Majors in Texas

Public Relations majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,632
Master’s Degree 123
Associate’s Degree 17
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Public Relations & Advertising Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public relations majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.6%
  • Black or African American: 5.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 27.9%
  • White: 53.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.2%
  • Other Races: 3.5%
Public Relations & Advertising Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Relations & Advertising Grads in Texas

58,010 people in the state and 726,240 in the nation are employed in jobs related to public relations.

Public Relations & Advertising Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Public Relations & Advertising Jobs in Texas

In this state, public relations grads earn an average of $68,900. Nationwide, they make an average of $69,480.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Texas that offer public relations degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

511 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
51,832 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. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years.

345 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,644 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. Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years.

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

78% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

162 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
10,918 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. 80% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
46,324 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. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

105 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
11,649 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
25,151 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,032. The full-time teacher rate is 70%.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
10,029 Total Students

86% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,185.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
5,204 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.80% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,600 a year. 79% of the teachers are full time.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
4,766 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. The 8.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 90% are considered full time.

Public Relations & Advertising Careers in TX

Some of the careers public relations majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Community Health Workers 20% $39,450
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 19% $110,150
Technical Writers 19% $71,020
Public Relations Specialists 18% $54,690
Advertising and Promotions Managers 14% $91,750
Communications Professors 14% $65,010
Sports Entertainers and Performers 14% $0
Editors 5% $53,450
Reporters and Correspondents -7% $36,610
Radio and Television Announcers -8% $36,120

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Communication & Media Studies 3,601
Radio, TV & Digital Communication 1,431
Journalism 897
Publishing 6

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