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Jobs for Economics Grads in Texas

52,550 people in the state and 1,144,130 in the nation are employed in jobs related to economics.

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Wages for Economics Jobs in Texas

Economics grads earn an average of $106,480 in the state and $115,590 nationwide.

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There are 35 colleges in Texas that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

611 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
50,476 Total Students

66% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 82%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,023.

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395 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
70,418 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $48,600 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. The student loan default rate is 2.90% which is lower than average.

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217 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
47,090 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,838. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $43,100 a year. The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at UH.

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209 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
12,373 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.13 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 78% of students receive it.

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Rice University

Houston
125 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
7,643 Total Students

70% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 83%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $16,999.

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124 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
40,322 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 87%. The student loan default rate of 6.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 86% of students get financical aid.

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103 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
11,379 Total Students

82% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate of 3.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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80 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
28,669 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,232. The student loan default rate is 4.90% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at UT Dallas.

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57 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
48,072 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $14,246. In their early career, UT Arlington grads earn an average salary of $41,100. The 5.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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33 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
2,489 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 62% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,655.

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33 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
40,953 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.30% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $15,086. It takes the average student 4.46 years to graduate.

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Economics Careers in TX

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 31% $70,730
Economists 19% $99,740
Managers 15% $113,510
Economics Professors 13% $97,220

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