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International Relations & Security in Texas

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International Relations & Security Schools in Texas

462 students earned International Relations degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, International Relations & Security is the 121st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of International Relations & Security Majors in Texas

International Relations majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 241
Bachelor’s Degree 185
Post-Master’s Certificate 36
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 36

Gender Distribution

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

International Relations & Security Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of international relations majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 7.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 26.8%
  • White: 51.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.0%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
International Relations & Security Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for International Relations & Security Grads in Texas

22,840 people in the state and 484,390 in the nation are employed in jobs related to international relations.

International Relations & Security Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for International Relations & Security Jobs in Texas

International Relations grads earn an average of $87,610 in the state and $115,300 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in Texas that offer international relations degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

This public school has an average net price of $18,944. It takes the average student 4.39 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.10%.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
10,387 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $12,753. Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years.

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

84% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
25,151 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The average student takes 4.82 years to complete their degree at UTEP. This public school has an average net price of $9,032.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 78%. The student loan default rate of 3.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#6

St. Mary's University

San Antonio
40 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
3,648 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 58% are considered full time. The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. In their early career, UTSA grads earn an average salary of $36,600. The student loan default rate of 6.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#8

Rice University

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

The average student takes 4.14 years to complete their degree at Rice. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 83%.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%. 82% of students get financical aid.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
3,223 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 97%. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

International Relations & Security Careers in TX

Some of the careers international relations majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Managers 15% $113,510
Political Science Professors 14% $72,480
Political Scientists -2% $88,070

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Political Science & Government 2,574
Economics 2,209
Sociology 1,840
Anthropology 635
Geography & Cartography 622
Criminology 452
General Social Sciences 186
Urban Studies 30

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