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Child Development & Family Studies in Texas

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1,990 students earned Human Development degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Child Development & Family Studies is the 38th most popular major out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Texas

Human Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 871
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 388
Associate’s Degree 371
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 279
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 279
Master’s Degree 64
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 17

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of human development majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 15.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 35.8%
  • White: 37.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.6%
  • Other Races: 3.4%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 104,630 people employed in jobs related to a human development degree, compared to 1,489,720 nationwide.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Texas

Human Development grads earn an average of $34,960 in the state and $35,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 65 colleges in Texas that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

239 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
38,742 Total Students

89% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Texas Tech grads earn an average salary of $42,200. This public school has an average net price of $17,033.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. In their early career, UT Austin grads earn an average salary of $46,000. The full-time teacher rate is 84%.

148 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,886 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 93% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time.

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

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $1,445. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

The student loan default rate is 6.60% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

26 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,600 a year. It takes the average student 4.57 years to graduate.

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

In their early career, UH grads earn an average salary of $43,100. The full-time teacher rate is 82%. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
50,519 Total Students

A typical student attending Tarrant County College will pay a net price of $5,380. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 65% of students get financical aid.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,672 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,684. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in TX

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Community and Social Service Specialists 21% $34,230
Preschool Teachers 19% $28,230
Social and Human Service Assistants 18% $35,360
Childcare Workers 16% $20,070
Farm and Home Management Advisors 15% $26,510
Home Economics Professors 8% $60,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 588
General Family & Consumer Sciences 422
Family & Consumer Economics 144
Human Sciences Business Services 85
Textile & Apparel Studies 70
Housing 10

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