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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Texas


Around 2.6% of Texas's graduates graduate from technology degree programs every year. That means an estimated 13,958 technology professionals graduate from Texas' 211 technology schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Texas that has a technology program is The University of Texas at Austin. The University of Texas at Austin, which was ranked 11th in the country in 2010, is located in Austin. 388 students graduated with a degree in technology from The University of Texas at Austin in 2010. Tuition at The University of Texas at Austin was $9,418 per year.

The second-ranked school in Texas with a technology program is Rice University, which is located in Houston. In 2010, it was ranked 14th nationwide. In 2010, 81 students graduated from Rice University technology program. Students at Rice University paid $33,771 per year in tuition fees.

Texas A & M University, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Texas that has a technology program. It is located in College Station. In 2010, Texas A & M University graduated 809 students from its technology programs. The tuition rate at Texas A & M University was $8,387 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Texas technology school, average tuition will be $7,606 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,007 per year to $37,230 per year. The Texas technology schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Southern Methodist University - located in Dallas, students are charged $37,230 per year
  2. Rice University - located in Houston, students are charged $33,771 per year
  3. Texas Christian University - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $30,090 per year

The technology schools in Texas that charged the lowest tuition rates 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. Lee College - located in Baytown, students are charged $1,086 per year

A technology degree from a Texas school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Texas technology professionals:

  1. Austin County - 4,540 technology professionals
  2. Collin County - 2,470 technology professionals
  3. Atascosa County - 1,950 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 21,970 technology professionals will be working in Texas state. This would require the number of technology professionals to grow by 24%.

Salary

On average, technology professionals earn a salary of $61,315 per year in Texas state. However, this number is only an average. Technology professional in Texas had varying salaries from $17,900 to $107,270 per year in 2010. The counties in Texas with the highest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Irion County - $78,640 per year
  2. Cooke County - $70,000 per year
  3. Austin County - $66,405 per year

The Texas counties with the lowest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Callahan County - $45,030 per year
  2. Ector County - $49,080 per year
  3. Calhoun County - $49,540 per year

The technology professionals with highest average salaries in Texas were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,680 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $58,950 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Texas were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,680 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $58,950 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in technology in Texas and to compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Texas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Texas
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Texas
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Texas
  • Certificate in Technology in Texas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,561 miles from location Cardiotech Ultrasound School Houston TX n/a n/a n/a
6,632 miles from location MedVance Institute-Grand Prairie Grand Prairie TX n/a n/a n/a
6,636 miles from location Kaplan College-Arlington Arlington TX n/a n/a n/a
6,740 miles from location Brown Mackie College-San Antonio San Antonio TX n/a n/a n/a
6,741 miles from location Concorde Career Institute San Antonio TX n/a n/a n/a
6,616 miles from location Concorde Career Institute Dallas TX n/a n/a n/a
6,558 miles from location Pima Medical Institute Houston TX n/a n/a n/a
6,686 miles from location Strayer University-Texas Austin TX n/a n/a n/a
6,741 miles from location The Art Institute of San Antonio San Antonio TX n/a n/a n/a
6,625 miles from location ITT Technical Institute Desoto TX n/a n/a n/a
6,548 miles from location MedVance Institute-Houston North Houston TX n/a n/a n/a
6,548 miles from location Houston Community College Houston TX 16.1985 n/a 54,942
6,687 miles from location The University of Texas at Austin Austin TX 88.8663 51% 50,995
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
6,638 miles from location University of North Texas Denton TX 34.4764 43% 35,003
6,700 miles from location Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos TX 68.5508 40% 30,803
6,907 miles from location Texas Tech University Lubbock TX 71.9834 41% 30,049
6,744 miles from location The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio TX 56.7437 44% 28,955
7,184 miles from location El Paso Community College El Paso TX 12.5365 n/a 28,168
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
6,737 miles from location South Texas College Mcallen TX 12.2411 n/a 26,338
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
7,192 miles from location The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso TX 25.9553 47% 21,011
6,731 miles from location The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg TX 56.8684 56% 18,337
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
6,691 miles from location The University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville TX 15.9461 n/a 17,151
6,555 miles from location Sam Houston State University Huntsville TX 29.6109 25% 16,772
6,616 miles from location The University of Texas at Dallas Richardson TX 71.7747 47% 15,783
6,644 miles from location Baylor University Waco TX 38.572 20% 14,614
6,749 miles from location Northwest Vista College San Antonio TX 11.4584 n/a 14,587
6,472 miles from location Lamar University Beaumont TX 52.0333 33% 13,992
6,499 miles from location Stephen F Austin State University Nacogdoches TX 57.9428 37% 12,845
6,547 miles from location University of Houston-Downtown Houston TX 10.696 n/a 12,742
6,678 miles from location Del Mar College Corpus Christi TX 11.9255 n/a 12,069
6,612 miles from location Eastfield College Mesquite TX 8.70719 n/a 11,944
6,622 miles from location Brookhaven College Dallas TX 9.46366 n/a 11,814
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
6,734 miles from location St. Philip's College San Antonio TX 8.72207 n/a 11,008
6,619 miles from location Southern Methodist University Dallas TX 37.1432 30% 10,891
6,705 miles from location Tarleton State University Stephenville TX 56.9454 62% 10,424
6,936 miles from location South Plains College Levelland TX 9.63264 n/a 10,011
6,673 miles from location Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi TX 20.8888 n/a 9,468
6,547 miles from location Texas Southern University Houston TX 40.0528 22% 9,394
6,808 miles from location Laredo Community College Laredo TX 16.3512 n/a 9,361
6,605 miles from location Navarro College Corsicana TX 14.4403 n/a 9,200
6,637 miles from location North Central Texas College Gainesville TX 6.99605 n/a 9,156
6,647 miles from location McLennan Community College Waco TX 12.8193 n/a 9,128
6,620 miles from location El Centro College Dallas TX 8.41391 n/a 9,072
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
6,583 miles from location Prairie View A & M University Prairie View TX 50.8259 54% 8,608
6,739 miles from location Palo Alto College San Antonio TX 9.11557 n/a 8,335
6,626 miles from location Mountain View College Dallas TX 9.11365 n/a 8,203
6,708 miles from location Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville TX 53.2657 94% 8,194
6,531 miles from location University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston TX 1.77921 n/a 7,643
6,899 miles from location West Texas A & M University Canyon TX 25.1897 47% 7,634
6,568 miles from location Trinity Valley Community College Athens TX 17.4138 n/a 7,012
6,642 miles from location Texas State Technical College Waco Waco TX 16.0745 n/a 6,816
6,734 miles from location University of the Incarnate Word San Antonio TX 54.816 32% 6,756
6,524 miles from location Lee College Baytown TX 12.8813 n/a 6,658
6,592 miles from location Wharton County Junior College Wharton TX 16.0959 n/a 6,622
6,803 miles from location Texas A & M International University Laredo TX 23.8854 40% 6,419
6,841 miles from location Angelo State University San Angelo TX 22.3683 52% 6,387
6,509 miles from location Kilgore College Kilgore TX 15.7866 n/a 6,375
6,713 miles from location Midwestern State University Wichita Falls TX 54.2603 37% 6,341
6,933 miles from location Midland College Midland TX 17.4861 n/a 6,227
6,532 miles from location The University of Texas at Tyler Tyler TX 57.5552 57% 6,201
6,701 miles from location Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen TX 16.937 n/a 5,988
6,619 miles from location Cedar Valley College Lancaster TX 9.01299 n/a 5,886
6,812 miles from location Southwest Texas Junior College Uvalde TX 14.1379 n/a 5,767
6,660 miles from location Temple College Temple TX 8.53874 n/a 5,659
6,543 miles from location Paris Junior College Paris TX 13.1909 n/a 5,580
6,549 miles from location Rice University Houston TX 86.3426 36% 5,576
6,504 miles from location Angelina College Lufkin TX 14.5469 n/a 5,422
6,629 miles from location Dallas Baptist University Dallas TX 26.712 48% 5,400
6,678 miles from location Weatherford College Weatherford TX 11.3384 n/a 5,384
6,688 miles from location Saint Edward's University Austin TX 66.4712 38% 5,293
6,541 miles from location Alvin Community College Alvin TX 10.3642 n/a 5,240
6,951 miles from location Odessa College Odessa TX 14.3534 n/a 5,132
6,632 miles from location DeVry University-Texas Irving TX 18.0255 81% 5,058
6,460 miles from location Texarkana College Texarkana TX 13.8651 n/a 5,018
6,606 miles from location Grayson County College Denison TX 16.3434 n/a 4,856
6,791 miles from location Abilene Christian University Abilene TX 31.2961 54% 4,813
6,640 miles from location Hill College Hillsboro TX 12.9093 n/a 4,294
6,935 miles from location Cisco College Cisco TX 12.0718 n/a 4,260
6,697 miles from location Coastal Bend College Beeville TX 12.7344 n/a 4,196
6,648 miles from location Victoria College Victoria TX 13.5791 n/a 4,054
6,894 miles from location Howard College Big Spring TX 15.8753 n/a 3,984
6,549 miles from location The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Houston TX 1.65486 n/a 3,969
6,526 miles from location College of the Mainland Texas City TX 8.31197 n/a 3,916
6,552 miles from location Brazosport College Lake Jackson TX 13.0717 n/a 3,908
6,740 miles from location St Marys University San Antonio TX 60.1135 29% 3,893
6,647 miles from location University of Houston-Victoria Victoria TX 1.30255 n/a 3,655
6,947 miles from location The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa TX 22.914 52% 3,546
6,501 miles from location LeTourneau University Longview TX 61.8404 53% 3,386
6,648 miles from location Texas Wesleyan University Fort Worth TX 50.675 56% 3,333
6,741 miles from location The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio TX 12.1545 61% 3,223
6,757 miles from location Vernon College Vernon TX 16.5378 n/a 3,163
6,469 miles from location Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont TX 11.9688 n/a 3,154
6,549 miles from location University of St Thomas Houston TX 59.2959 41% 3,132
7,038 miles from location Sul Ross State University Alpine TX 14.9347 n/a 3,047
6,508 miles from location Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant TX 16.0092 n/a 2,920
6,627 miles from location University of Dallas Irving TX 70.6714 33% 2,883
6,556 miles from location Houston Baptist University Houston TX 57.0185 16% 2,710
6,667 miles from location University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Belton TX 25.2697 24% 2,689
6,739 miles from location Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio San Antonio TX 20.1101 32% 2,660
6,560 miles from location University of Phoenix-Houston Campus Houston TX 8.962 n/a 2,538
6,859 miles from location Western Texas College Snyder TX 19.1486 n/a 2,473
6,622 miles from location University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas TX 4.62227 n/a 2,459
6,792 miles from location Hardin-Simmons University Abilene TX 60.7698 65% 2,305
6,692 miles from location Concordia University Texas Austin TX 51.6359 41% 2,242
6,553 miles from location The Art Institute of Houston Houston TX 21.6066 91% 2,223
6,465 miles from location Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur TX 8.75269 n/a 2,208
6,515 miles from location Galveston College Galveston TX 12.9264 n/a 2,167
6,480 miles from location Panola College Carthage TX 14.6652 n/a 2,123
6,618 miles from location South University-The Art Institute of Dallas Dallas TX 23.3308 90% 2,067
6,911 miles from location Lubbock Christian University Lubbock TX 53.7486 37% 1,906
6,739 miles from location Career Point College San Antonio TX 23.8642 n/a 1,802
6,831 miles from location Texas State Technical College-West Texas Sweetwater TX 17.7113 n/a 1,689
6,460 miles from location Texas A & M University-Texarkana Texarkana TX 1.37804 n/a 1,653
6,559 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Houston TX 20.0575 n/a 1,513
6,793 miles from location McMurry University Abilene TX 20.6126 36% 1,509
6,611 miles from location Remington College-Dallas Campus Garland TX 26.3402 39% 1,446
6,705 miles from location Texas Lutheran University Seguin TX 56.0302 49% 1,387
6,604 miles from location Austin College Sherman TX 70.387 30% 1,364
6,558 miles from location Everest Institute-Bissonnet Houston TX 23.7427 100% 1,331
6,864 miles from location Frank Phillips College Borger TX 15.4746 n/a 1,239
6,480 miles from location Wiley College Marshall TX 12.1023 n/a 1,237
6,753 miles from location Howard Payne University Brownwood TX 22.4355 41% 1,232
6,549 miles from location Texas School of Business Inc Houston TX 25.9901 n/a 1,206
6,624 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Dallas TX 25.6695 100% 1,183
6,480 miles from location East Texas Baptist University Marshall TX 22.584 51% 1,179
0 miles from location Kaplan College-San Antonio-San Pedro Campus San Antonio TX 24.7755 n/a 1,082
6,771 miles from location Schreiner University Kerrville TX 57.5304 47% 1,049
6,734 miles from location Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen Mcallen TX 24.0265 n/a 1,015
6,731 miles from location Ranger College Ranger TX 15.5709 n/a 1,000
7,186 miles from location Computer Career Center a division of Vista College El Paso TX 35.1167 n/a 994
6,535 miles from location Texas College Tyler TX 6.83063 n/a 964
6,478 miles from location Texas State Technical College-Marshall Marshall TX 15.6262 n/a 963
6,629 miles from location Northwood University Cedar Hill TX 49.221 60% 930
6,550 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Houston North Houston TX 29.4844 100% 905
6,686 miles from location Huston-Tillotson University Austin TX 16.9395 36% 882
6,682 miles from location The Art Institute of Austin Austin TX 11.2573 95% 873
6,684 miles from location Virginia College-Austin Austin TX 10.1155 n/a 865
6,740 miles from location Hallmark College of Technology/Hallmark College of Aeronautics San Antonio TX 27.6539 100% 835
6,534 miles from location Lon Morris College Jacksonville TX 18.0543 90% 817
6,652 miles from location Southwestern Adventist University Keene TX 20.5477 36% 809
6,638 miles from location Concorde Career Institute Arlington TX 38.0317 100% 798
6,638 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Arlington Arlington TX 21.4107 100% 793
6,684 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Austin Austin TX 21.0637 100% 787
6,644 miles from location Remington College-Fort Worth Campus Fort Worth TX 20.5154 25% 782
6,631 miles from location High-Tech Institute-Dallas Irving TX 22.2591 n/a 746
6,617 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Richardson Richardson TX 18.9979 100% 744
6,741 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-San Antonio San Antonio TX 21.9217 100% 729
6,649 miles from location Kaplan College-Fort Worth Fort Worth TX 23.3426 n/a 721
7,188 miles from location Anamarc College El Paso TX 28.0072 n/a 715
7,182 miles from location Kaplan College El Paso TX 25.7689 n/a 701
6,560 miles from location Remington College-Houston Campus Houston TX 21.0866 41% 651
7,186 miles from location Southwest Career College El Paso TX 28.6479 n/a 650
6,690 miles from location Kaplan College-Brownsville Brownsville TX 23.8838 n/a 628
6,558 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Houston West Houston TX 29.2139 100% 622
6,616 miles from location Westwood College-Dallas Dallas TX 11.581 n/a 611
7,186 miles from location Western Technical College El Paso TX 36.6735 100% 549
6,472 miles from location Kaplan College Beaumont TX 20.4199 n/a 532
6,555 miles from location Medvance Institute-Houston Houston TX 26.1873 n/a 516
6,558 miles from location American InterContinental University Houston TX 14.1953 33% 514
6,551 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Houston TX 18.3617 n/a 505
6,933 miles from location Kaplan College-Midland Midland TX 23.6754 n/a 494
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
6,740 miles from location Baptist Health System School of Health Professions San Antonio TX 14.1132 100% 458
6,533 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Webster Webster TX 23.4301 100% 439
6,574 miles from location Remington College-Houston Southeast Webster TX 7.71482 31% 423
6,692 miles from location University of Phoenix-Austin Campus Austin TX 3.74595 n/a 408
6,535 miles from location The Academy of Health Care Professions Houston TX 37.5341 100% 392
6,535 miles from location Texas School of Business-Friendswood Inc Friendswood TX 21.2647 n/a 388
6,555 miles from location Texas School of Business-Southwest Inc Houston TX 15.882 n/a 388
6,805 miles from location Kaplan College-Laredo Laredo TX 21.169 n/a 380
6,912 miles from location Covenant School of Nursing and Allied Health Lubbock TX 1.66808 n/a 376
6,625 miles from location Kaplan College Dallas TX 22.7832 n/a 368
6,650 miles from location Westwood College-Ft Worth Fort Worth TX 12.1427 n/a 367
6,538 miles from location Texas School of Business East Inc Houston TX 15.6308 n/a 360
6,560 miles from location Ocean Corporation Houston TX 32.0765 45% 344
6,553 miles from location Northwest Educational Center Houston TX 26.9025 n/a 297
6,638 miles from location CCI Training Center Arlington TX 31.2185 83% 250
6,685 miles from location Academy of Health Care Professions Austin TX 26.0736 100% 244
6,622 miles from location Wade College Dallas TX 23.0888 n/a 236
6,740 miles from location Sanford-Brown College San Antonio TX n/a n/a 221
6,549 miles from location The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston TX 13.0099 n/a 208
6,634 miles from location MediaTech Institute-Irving Irving TX n/a n/a 202
6,907 miles from location American Commercial College Lubbock TX 34.4014 n/a 185
6,618 miles from location Paul Quinn College Dallas TX 31.5096 7% 171
6,741 miles from location The Academy of Health Care Professions San Antonio TX 35.8896 100% 163
6,622 miles from location K D Studio Dallas TX 20.7457 100% 161
6,637 miles from location Iverson Business School and Court Reporting Arlington TX 31.7279 n/a 137
6,684 miles from location National American University-Austin Austin TX 5.37731 n/a 129
6,687 miles from location MediaTech Institute-Austin Austin TX n/a n/a 121
6,897 miles from location Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf Big Spring TX 15.0122 n/a 119
6,559 miles from location MediaTech Institute-Houston Houston TX n/a n/a 116
6,622 miles from location PCCenter Desoto TX n/a n/a 43
6,557 miles from location The Academy of Health Care Professions Houston TX 32.2123 100% 34
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators + 10,890 $63,680 30.7%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other + 6,460 $58,950 66.9%
 

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