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Drafting & Design Engineering Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 1,429 students earned their Design Engineering Tech degrees in TX.

In terms of popularity, Drafting & Design Engineering is the 57th most popular major in the state out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in Texas

Design Engineering Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 478
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 478
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 473
Associate’s Degree 459
Bachelor’s Degree 19

Gender Distribution

In Texas, a design engineering tech major is more popular with men than with women.

Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of design engineering tech majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.9%
  • Black or African American: 6.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 53.3%
  • White: 32.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 2.9%
Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drafting & Design Engineering Grads in Texas

There are 20,920 people in the state and 193,260 people in the nation working in design engineering tech jobs.

Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a design engineering tech grad in the state is $56,120, compared to a typical salary of $56,700 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 40 colleges in Texas that offer design engineering tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

217 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. 31% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $30,500 after graduation.

#2

Lee College

Baytown
135 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,516 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $6,114. In their early career, Lee College grads earn an average salary of $28,500.

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
41,056 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,000 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 61% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#4

Eastfield College

Mesquite
102 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,505 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,340. The student to faculty ratio is 28 to 1. 27% of the teachers are full time.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
33,054 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 60%. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

96 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,210 Total Students

A typical student attending Mountain View College will pay a net price of $5,006. The full-time teacher rate is 28%. In their early career, Mountain View College grads earn an average salary of $28,800.

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,233 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 80% of students get financical aid. In their early career, TVCC grads earn an average salary of $25,700.

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
56,151 Total Students

36% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $6,521. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,720 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,839. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.00%.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,797 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Alvin grads earn an average salary of $30,700. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,710.

Drafting & Design Engineering Careers in TX

Some of the careers design engineering tech majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Architectural and Civil Drafters 20% $53,340
Mechanical Drafters 19% $58,760
Drafters 18% $47,290
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17% $57,520

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to design engineering tech.

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Electromechanical Engineering 1,402
Environmental Control Technology 1,216
Construction Engineering 1,193
Industrial Production Technology 1,010
Electronics Engineering 1,002
Quality Control Technology 428
Computer Engineering 374
Engineering-Related Fields 210

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