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General Visual & Performing Arts Schools in Texas

332 Visual Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, General Visual & Performing Arts is the 139th most popular major in the state out of a total 312 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in Texas

Visual Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 186
Associate’s Degree 124
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 9
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 8
Master’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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

General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of visual arts majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.1%
  • Black or African American: 6.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 34.9%
  • White: 41.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 4.5%
General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Visual & Performing Arts Grads in Texas

28,610 people in the state and 452,670 in the nation are employed in jobs related to visual arts.

General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a visual arts grad in the state is $50,700, compared to a typical salary of $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
41,056 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,000 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. This public school has an average net price of $6,647.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,505. The student loan default rate is 2.60% which is lower than average.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 31% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years. 77% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,336.

#5

Rice University

Houston
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
91% Graduation Rate
7,282 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.60% which is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 83% are considered full time.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
13% Graduation Rate
14,640 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 52%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.00%.

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time. In their early career, Texas A&M College Station grads earn an average salary of $48,600. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.10%.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
38,742 Total Students

89% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.00%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,033.

#9

Navarro College

Corsicana
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,173 Total Students

In their early career, Navarro College grads earn an average salary of $26,000. 67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,577.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
66 Total Students

7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. In their early career, SWCID grads earn an average salary of $26,400.

General Visual & Performing Arts Careers in TX

Some of the careers visual arts majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 15% $67,000
Craft Artists 14% $34,740
Multimedia Artists and Animators 14% $72,910
Fine Artists 13% $55,830
Art Directors 13% $72,080
Graphic Designers 13% $47,570
Artists 10% $41,500

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Music 2,249
Fine & Studio Arts 2,041
Design & Applied Arts 1,784
Drama & Theater Arts 920
Dance 221
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 183
Arts & Media Management 179

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