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Geography & Cartography in Texas

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Geography & Cartography Schools in Texas

622 students earned Geography degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Geography & Cartography is the 104th most popular major out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Geography & Cartography Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 355
Master’s Degree 70
Post-Master’s Certificate 66
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 66
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 56
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 28
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 28
Associate’s Degree 26
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 21

Gender Distribution

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

Geography & Cartography Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.2%
  • White: 60.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.9%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Geography & Cartography Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Geography & Cartography Grads in Texas

In this state, there are 22,420 people employed in jobs related to a geography degree, compared to 479,240 nationwide.

Geography & Cartography Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Geography & Cartography Jobs in Texas

In this state, geography grads earn an average of $65,000. Nationwide, they make an average of $80,530.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in Texas that offer geography degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years. The 2.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years. The 6.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it.

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

65% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. This public school has an average net price of $16,505.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
29,543 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 80% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 4.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate.

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

In their early career, UNT grads earn an average salary of $37,600. 81% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 7.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#6

Lone Star College System

The Woodlands
40 Degrees in Major Awarded
74,300 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
21,558 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. 89% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
41,056 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. 61% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,647.

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

80% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.20 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
32,594 Total Students

83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $13,849. Graduates earn an average $36,600 after graduation.

Geography & Cartography Careers in TX

Some of the careers geography majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 28% $60,810
Geographers 15% $63,420
Managers 15% $113,510
Geography Professors 11% $85,120

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Political Science & Government 2,574
Economics 2,209
Sociology 1,840
Anthropology 635
International Relations & Security 462
Criminology 452
General Social Sciences 186
Urban Studies 30

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