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Natural Resource Management Schools in Texas

101 students earned Resource Management degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

A Natural Resource Management major is the 197th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Natural Resource Management Majors in Texas

Resource Management majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 60
Master’s Degree 30
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5

Gender Distribution

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

Natural Resource Management Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of resource management majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.8%
  • White: 70.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.0%
  • Other Races: 5.9%
Natural Resource Management Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Natural Resource Management Grads in Texas

138,650 people in the state and 1,826,070 in the nation are employed in jobs related to resource management.

Natural Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Natural Resource Management Jobs in Texas

In this state, resource management grads earn an average of $63,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $64,140.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Texas that offer resource management degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

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

Graduates earn an average $48,600 after graduation. The 2.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Texas A&M College Station.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
10,568 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. 94% of students get financical aid.

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

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.62 years to complete their degree at Texas State. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years. A typical student attending Texas Tech will pay a net price of $17,033. 78% of students get financical aid.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
3,976 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.20 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
2,324 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,659.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
19% Graduation Rate
2,406 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,925. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,300 a year. 64% of the teachers are full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
11,024 Total Students

80% of students get financical aid. In their early career, TCU grads earn an average salary of $46,900. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.70%.

Natural Resource Management Careers in TX

Some of the careers resource management majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists 60% $58,140
Fire Inspectors 17% $67,950
Firefighters 17% $51,240
Fire Fighting Supervisors 17% $74,710
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Recreational Protective Service Workers 17% $20,040
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 16% $61,590
Managers 15% $113,510
Police and Detective Supervisors 13% $86,640
Fish and Game Wardens 12% $70,970
Forestry & Conservation Science Professors 9% $81,140
Conservation Scientists 9% $58,220
Foresters 7% $64,520

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Natural Resources Conservation 972
Wildlife Management 258
Forestry 42
Fisheries Sciences 22

View all majors related to Natural Resource Management

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