There are schools offering project management certificates in Texas!
Schools Offering Project Management Programs in Texas
The only accredited Project Management school in Texas is Saint Edward's University, which is located in Austin. In 2010, Saint Edward's University was ranked 34th nationwide. Approximately 10 students graduated from Project Management programs at Saint Edward's University, in 2010.
The tuition rate for students taking Project Management courses at Saint Edward's University was $26,484 per year.
A Project Management degree from a Texas school... what next?
A majority of Texas Project Management graduates become a project manager. In 2010, there were 12,990 project managers working in Texas. The largest populations of Texas project managers are working in the following counties:
- Austin County - 3,550 project managers
- Collin County - 3,170 project managers
- Johnson County - 1,140 project managers
The government projects that, by 2018, the number of project managers in the state of Texas will grow to 30,790. This would require a 13% growth in the profession.
On average, a project manager earns a salary of $111,010 per year in Texas state. However, this number is only an average. project managers in Texas had varying salaries from $18,910 to $163,360 per year in 2010. [A/An] project managers in the following Texas counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Austin County - $122,880 per year
- Bee County - $122,290 per year
- Bastrop County - $120,810 per year
The Texas counties with the lowest average salary for project managers are:
- McLennan County - $59,500 per year
- Archer County - $62,590 per year
- Blanco County - $67,790 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional project management statistics regarding a career in Project Management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business administration or project management.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Master's Degree in Project Management in Texas
Curious what studying Project Management 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)|
|First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||54,550||$56,960||41.8%|
|Architectural and Engineering Managers||14,330||$143,250||3.1%|
|Managers, All Other||12,990||$111,010||0.0%|
|Architects, Except Landscape and Naval||7,020||$76,890||-7.3%|
|Social Science Research Assistants||620||$37,320||59.0%|
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