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Anthropology Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 635 students earned their Anthropology degrees in TX.

In terms of popularity, Anthropology is the 103rd most popular major in the state out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 518
Master’s Degree 65
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 32
Associate’s Degree 18
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2

Gender Distribution

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

Anthropology Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 30.2%
  • White: 53.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.4%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Anthropology Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Texas

21,370 people in the state and 474,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to anthropology.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Texas

In this state, anthropology grads earn an average of $87,570. Nationwide, they make an average of $94,080.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Texas that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

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

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,505.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,644 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. 82% of students get financical aid.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
68,679 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.10%. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. In their early career, Texas A&M College Station grads earn an average salary of $48,600.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
38,241 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UNT. Graduates earn an average $37,600 after graduation.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
32,264 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, UTSA grads earn an average salary of $36,600. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 73% are considered full time.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
46,324 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $43,100 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,161.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
38,209 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 78% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,033. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $36,575.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
47,899 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.80%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time.

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

78% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. In their early career, Baylor grads earn an average salary of $42,600.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
28,644 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

Anthropology Careers in TX

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Managers 15% $113,510
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 14% $82,010
Anthropologists and Archeologists 11% $67,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Political Science & Government 2,574
Economics 2,209
Sociology 1,840
Geography & Cartography 622
International Relations & Security 462
Criminology 452
General Social Sciences 186
Urban Studies 30

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