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Schools Offering Real Estate Programs in Texas


Around 0.1% of Texas's graduates graduate from real estate degree programs every year. That means an estimated 597 real estate professionals graduate from Texas' 30 real estate schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Texas with a real estate program is Texas A & M University, which is located in College Station. In 2010, it was ranked 15th nationwide. In 2010, Texas A & M University graduated 54 students from its real estate program. Texas A & M University charged in-state students $8,387 in tuition fees per year.

Texas Christian University, which is located in Fort Worth, is the second-ranked school in Texas that has a real estate program. It received a ranking of 28th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Texas Christian University graduated 48 students from its real estate program. Students at Texas Christian University paid $30,090 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Texas with a real estate program is The University of Texas at San Antonio, which is located in San Antonio. In 2010, it was ranked 43rd nationwide. In 2010, 35 students graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio real estate program. The tuition rate at The University of Texas at San Antonio was $6,718 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Texas' real estate schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $5,680 per year, though tuition can range from $37,230 per year to $1,007 per year. The Texas real estate schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Southern Methodist University - located in Dallas, students are charged $37,230 per year
  2. Texas Christian University - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $30,090 per year
  3. Baylor University - located in Waco, students are charged $29,884 per year

The real estate schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Texas were:

  1. College of the Mainland - located in Texas City, students are charged $1,007 per year
  2. Collin County Community College District - located in McKinney, students are charged $1,024 per year
  3. Tarrant County College District - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $1,200 per year

A real estate degree from a Texas school... what next?

The Texas counties with the largest populations of real estate professional are:

  1. Collin County - 9,530 real estate professionals
  2. Austin County - 9,320 real estate professionals
  3. Bastrop County - 3,010 real estate professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of real estate professionals in the state of Texas will grow to 85,950. This would require a 14% growth in the field.

Salary

real estate professionals in Texas earn $52,117 per year on average. But, salaries for real estate professional can vary. In 2010, real estate professional made as little as less than $15,520 per year or as much as more than $136,200 per year in Texas. On average real estate professional earn the most in the following Texas counties:

  1. Gregg County - $68,500 per year
  2. Collin County - $59,433 per year
  3. Atascosa County - $56,943 per year

The following counties in Texas have the lowest average salaries for real estate professional:

  1. Irion County - $29,155 per year
  2. Cameron County - $35,660 per year
  3. Crosby County - $37,137 per year

On average, the highest paid real estate professionals in Texas were:

  1. Assessor - $53,840 per year
  2. Property Manager - $52,970 per year
  3. Realtor - $49,540 per year

On average, the lowest paid real estate professionals in Texas were:

  1. Property Manager - $52,970 per year
  2. Realtor - $49,540 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Texas statistics regarding a career in real estate and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as property management or small business.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Real Estate in Texas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Real Estate in Texas
  • Master's Degree in Real Estate in Texas
  • Certificate in Real Estate in Texas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,548 miles from location Houston Community College Houston TX 16.1985 n/a 54,942
6,603 miles from location Texas A & M University College Station TX 85.085 53% 48,702
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
6,638 miles from location University of North Texas Denton TX 34.4764 43% 35,003
6,744 miles from location The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio TX 56.7437 44% 28,955
6,639 miles from location The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington TX 27.8116 55% 28,085
6,532 miles from location San Jacinto Community College Pasadena TX 12.8421 n/a 27,011
6,619 miles from location Collin County Community College District McKinney TX 11.5039 n/a 24,872
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
6,616 miles from location Richland College Dallas TX 10.4096 n/a 18,201
6,608 miles from location Blinn College Brenham TX 12.7436 n/a 17,173
6,644 miles from location Baylor University Waco TX 38.572 20% 14,614
6,678 miles from location Del Mar College Corpus Christi TX 11.9255 n/a 12,069
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
6,619 miles from location Southern Methodist University Dallas TX 37.1432 30% 10,891
6,936 miles from location South Plains College Levelland TX 9.63264 n/a 10,011
6,808 miles from location Laredo Community College Laredo TX 16.3512 n/a 9,361
6,647 miles from location McLennan Community College Waco TX 12.8193 n/a 9,128
6,653 miles from location Texas Christian University Fort Worth TX 72.2184 26% 8,853
6,841 miles from location Angelo State University San Angelo TX 22.3683 52% 6,387
6,933 miles from location Midland College Midland TX 17.4861 n/a 6,227
6,619 miles from location Cedar Valley College Lancaster TX 9.01299 n/a 5,886
6,504 miles from location Angelina College Lufkin TX 14.5469 n/a 5,422
6,460 miles from location Texarkana College Texarkana TX 13.8651 n/a 5,018
6,935 miles from location Cisco College Cisco TX 12.0718 n/a 4,260
6,526 miles from location College of the Mainland Texas City TX 8.31197 n/a 3,916
6,469 miles from location Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont TX 11.9688 n/a 3,154
 

Curious what studying Real Estate gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Texas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Real Estate Sales Agents + 15,040 $49,540 37.6%
2
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers + 13,550 $52,970 -15.1%
3
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate + 5,020 $53,840 2.9%
 

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