There are schools offering graphic design degrees in Texas!
Schools Offering Graphic Design Programs in Texas
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Texas A & M University, which was ranked 15th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Texas that has a graphic design program. It is located in College Station. 27 students graduated with a degree in graphic design from Texas A & M University in 2010. The tuition rate at Texas A & M University was $8,387 per year.
The second-ranked school in Texas with a graphic design program is Texas Christian University, which is located in Fort Worth. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. 13 students graduated with degree in graphic design from Texas Christian University in 2010. Texas Christian University charged in-state students $30,090 in tuition fees per year.
The third-ranked school in Texas with a graphic design program is Texas State University-San Marcos, which is located in San Marcos. In 2010, it was ranked 31st nationwide. 118 students graduated with degree in graphic design from Texas State University-San Marcos in 2010. Students at Texas State University-San Marcos paid $6,458 per year in tuition fees.
If you choose to attend a Texas graphic design school, average tuition will be $10,648 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,200 per year to $30,090 per year. In 2010, the following Texas graphic design schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Texas Christian University - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $30,090 per year
- Saint Edward's University - located in Austin, students are charged $26,484 per year
- Abilene Christian University - located in Abilene, students are charged $22,760 per year
The graphic design schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Texas were:
- Tarrant County College District - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $1,200 per year
- Lone Star College System - located in Spring, students are charged $1,200 per year
- North Lake College - located in Irving, students are charged $1,230 per year
A graphic design degree from a Texas school... what next?
The highest percentage of graphic design graduates in Texas pursue careers as a graphic designer. If you decide to work as a graphic designer in Texas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 11,020 Texas graphic designers as of 2010. The largest populations of Texas graphic designers are working in the following counties:
- Austin County - 2,750 graphic designers
- Collin County - 2,710 graphic designers
- Bastrop County - 1,410 graphic designers
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 17,510 graphic designers will be working in Texas state. This would require the number of graphic designers to grow by 13%.
A graphic designer in Texas makes an average of $44,590 per year. But, salaries for graphic designers can vary. In 2010, graphic designers made as little as less than $16,920 per year or as much as more than $78,460 per year in Texas. The following counties in Texas have the highest average salaries for graphic designers:
- Bastrop County - $51,150 per year
- Collin County - $49,640 per year
- Austin County - $45,480 per year
On average, graphic designers earns the least in the following Texas counties:
- Bee County - $26,880 per year
- Cameron County - $28,410 per year
- Cooke County - $28,660 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Texas statistics regarding a career in graphic design and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as computer animation or graphic design.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Graphic Design in Texas
- Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design in Texas
- Master's Degree in Graphic Design in Texas
- Certificate in Graphic Design in Texas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,741 miles from location||The Art Institute of San Antonio||San Antonio||TX||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|6,603 miles from location||Texas A & M University||College Station||TX||85.085||53%||48,702|
|6,553 miles from location||Lone Star College System||Spring||TX||14.626||n/a||46,504|
|6,651 miles from location||Tarrant County College District||Fort Worth||TX||13.2456||n/a||44,355|
|6,685 miles from location||Austin Community College District||Austin||TX||12.3025||n/a||40,248|
|6,546 miles from location||University of Houston||Houston||TX||32.0392||41%||37,000|
|6,700 miles from location||Texas State University-San Marcos||San Marcos||TX||68.5508||40%||30,803|
|6,737 miles from location||South Texas College||Mcallen||TX||12.2411||n/a||26,338|
|6,736 miles from location||San Antonio College||San Antonio||TX||9.68457||n/a||24,135|
|6,684 miles from location||Central Texas College||Killeen||TX||16.1488||n/a||24,133|
|7,192 miles from location||The University of Texas at El Paso||El Paso||TX||25.9553||47%||21,011|
|6,472 miles from location||Lamar University||Beaumont||TX||52.0333||33%||13,992|
|6,629 miles from location||North Lake College||Irving||TX||8.42751||n/a||11,644|
|6,893 miles from location||Amarillo College||Amarillo||TX||10.9218||n/a||11,289|
|6,533 miles from location||Tyler Junior College||Tyler||TX||13.9338||n/a||11,045|
|6,567 miles from location||Texas A & M University-Commerce||Commerce||TX||26.7013||46%||9,021|
|6,653 miles from location||Texas Christian University||Fort Worth||TX||72.2184||26%||8,853|
|6,899 miles from location||West Texas A & M University||Canyon||TX||25.1897||47%||7,634|
|6,734 miles from location||University of the Incarnate Word||San Antonio||TX||54.816||32%||6,756|
|6,619 miles from location||Cedar Valley College||Lancaster||TX||9.01299||n/a||5,886|
|6,688 miles from location||Saint Edward's University||Austin||TX||66.4712||38%||5,293|
|6,791 miles from location||Abilene Christian University||Abilene||TX||31.2961||54%||4,813|
|6,667 miles from location||University of Mary Hardin-Baylor||Belton||TX||25.2697||24%||2,689|
|6,792 miles from location||Hardin-Simmons University||Abilene||TX||60.7698||65%||2,305|
|6,553 miles from location||The Art Institute of Houston||Houston||TX||21.6066||91%||2,223|
|6,618 miles from location||South University-The Art Institute of Dallas||Dallas||TX||23.3308||90%||2,067|
|6,682 miles from location||The Art Institute of Austin||Austin||TX||11.2573||95%||873|
|6,644 miles from location||Remington College-Fort Worth Campus||Fort Worth||TX||20.5154||25%||782|
|6,616 miles from location||Westwood College-Dallas||Dallas||TX||11.581||n/a||611|
|6,558 miles from location||American InterContinental University||Houston||TX||14.1953||33%||514|
|6,556 miles from location||Westwood College-Houston South||Houston||TX||1.04212||n/a||478|
|6,739 miles from location||International Academy of Design and Technology||San Antonio||TX||4.46019||n/a||476|
|6,650 miles from location||Westwood College-Ft Worth||Fort Worth||TX||12.1427||n/a||367|
|6,622 miles from location||Wade College||Dallas||TX||23.0888||n/a||236|
|6,897 miles from location||Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf||Big Spring||TX||15.0122||n/a||119|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Graphic Designers +||11,020||$44,590||2.3%|
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