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Religious Studies Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 281 students earned their Religion degrees in TX.

In this state, Religious Studies is the 145th most popular major out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Religious Studies Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 177
Master’s Degree 42
Associate’s Degree 39
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 14
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 14
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 14
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 9

Gender Distribution

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

Religious Studies Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 11.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.3%
  • White: 55.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 11.0%
Religious Studies Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Religious Studies Grads in Texas

There are 2,030 people in the state and 32,950 people in the nation working in religion jobs.

Religious Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Religious Studies Jobs in Texas

Religion grads earn an average of $65,060 in the state and $82,420 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 35 colleges in Texas that offer religion degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
4,504 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
17,217 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 78%.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
2,102 Total Students

54% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

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

It takes the average student 4.37 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,505. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $46,000 a year.

#5

Rice University

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $56,600 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 83%.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $54,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. 77% of students get financical aid.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,613 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at East Texas Baptist University. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,888 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 100% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.42 years to graduate.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
3,432 Total Students

In their early career, HBU grads earn an average salary of $35,500. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

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

The 3.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. This private institution charges an average net price of $37,513. The average student takes 4.20 years to complete their degree at TCU.

#9

Brite Divinity School

Fort Worth
8 Degrees in Major Awarded

The 3.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. 100% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $46,900 after graduation.

Religious Studies Careers in TX

Some of the careers religion majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Philosophy and Religion Professors 14% $75,090
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 12% $60,120

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Philosophy 462
General Philosophy & Religion 2

View all majors related to Religious Studies

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