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Physical Science Technicians Schools in Texas

1,862 Physical Science Tech students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Physical Science Technicians major is the 42nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Physical Science Technicians Majors in Texas

Physical Science Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 1,124
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 447
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 447
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 291

Gender Distribution

In Texas, a physical science tech major is more popular with men than with women.

Physical Science Technicians Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of physical science tech majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 18.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 37.6%
  • White: 38.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 3.2%
Physical Science Technicians Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Physical Science Technicians Grads in Texas

There are 38,410 people in the state and 340,930 people in the nation working in physical science tech jobs.

Physical Science Technicians Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Physical Science Technicians Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a physical science tech grad in the state is $59,450, compared to a typical salary of $51,670 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Texas that offer physical science tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

430 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,137 Total Students

In their early career, San Jacinto College grads earn an average salary of $30,500. The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. A typical student attending San Jacinto College will pay a net price of $8,684.

#2

Brazosport College

Lake Jackson
358 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,311 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending BC will pay a net price of $4,324. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

#3

Lee College

Baytown
179 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,773 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

135 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,265 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 53%. A typical student attending Lamar Institute of Technology will pay a net price of $6,864. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,673 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Graduates earn an average $27,900 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $3,104.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,573 Total Students

The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $6,710.

#7

Del Mar College

Corpus Christi
106 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,867 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,744.

102 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,350 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 58% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending Lamar State College - Orange will pay a net price of $4,696.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
57,200 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,521. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

#10

Victoria College

Victoria
54 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,860 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,200 after graduation. 74% of students get financical aid. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Physical Science Technicians Careers in TX

Some of the careers physical science tech majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Science Technicians 20% $52,010
Environmental Science, Protection, and Health Technicians 19% $43,040
Chemical Technicians 13% $56,510
Industrial Engineering Technicians 9% $65,650
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 5% $57,650
Chemical Plant and System Operators -3% $71,290

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to physical science tech.

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Biology & Biotech Lab Technician 63
Nuclear & Radiological Technology 31

View all majors related to Physical Science Technicians

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