Texas Educational Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Educational Counselors in Texas

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Fast Facts for Educational Counselors in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Brownsville, Lubbock and McAllen
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Midland, Texarkana and Dallas
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Educational Counselors in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Laredo, Fort Worth and Houston

Schools for Educational Counselors in Texas are listed below.

Selected Educational Counseling Schools in Texas

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Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - School Counseling, AA in Psychology, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Psychology, MS in Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Science in General Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Psychology - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: School Psychology (MA), School Psychology (PsyD), Psychology (BA), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Bachelor

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Psychology - BA, General Psychology - PhD of Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master
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More Texas Educational Counseling Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abilene Christian University Abilene Doctorate 4,675
Angelo State University San Angelo Masters 6,239
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Doctorate 5,244
Hardin-Simmons University Abilene Doctorate 2,435
Houston Baptist University Houston Masters 2,339
Midwestern State University Wichita Falls Masters 6,027
Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 2,608
Prairie View A & M University Prairie View Doctorate 8,382
Sam Houston State University Huntsville Doctorate 16,496
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
Stephen F Austin State University Nacogdoches Doctorate 11,607
Sul Ross State University Alpine Masters 2,717
Tarleton State University Stephenville Doctorate 9,460
Texas A & M International University Laredo Doctorate 5,179
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Doctorate 8,563
Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville Doctorate 6,567
Texas Christian University Fort Worth Masters 8,668
Texas Southern University Houston Doctorate 9,540
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
Texas Tech University Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 28,260
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 2,616
Texas Wesleyan University Fort Worth Doctorate & First Professional 3,087
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville Doctorate 17,215
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 28,533
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa Masters 3,559
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston Doctorate 7,522
University of Houston-Victoria Victoria Masters 2,784
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Belton Doctorate 2,651
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas Doctorate & First Professional 2,253
West Texas A & M University Canyon Doctorate 7,502

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Educational Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Educational Counselors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Educational Counselors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Abilene 100 $54240 0.85
Amarillo 260 $54620 1.22
Austin 1950 $55630 1.14
Round Rock 1950 $55630 1.14
Houston 4610 $59070 0.86
The Woodlands 4610 $59070 0.86
Sugar Land 4610 $59070 0.86
Beaumont 220 $54000 0.74
Port Arthur 220 $54000 0.74
Brownsville 440 $57030 1.77
Harlingen 440 $57030 1.77
College Station 550 $43360 2.98
Bryan 550 $43360 2.98
Corpus Christi 420 $55920 1.2
Dallas 5620 $61850 0.93
Fort Worth 5620 $61850 0.93
Arlington 5620 $61850 0.93
El Paso 860 $56580 1.61
San Angelo 110 $49550 1.34
San Antonio 1870 $56410 1.07
New Braunfels 1870 $56410 1.07
Laredo 230 $63160 1.31
Longview 190 $45050 1.05
Lubbock 500 $39750 1.98
McAllen 870 $62100 1.94
Edinburg 870 $62100 1.94
Mission 870 $62100 1.94
Midland 140 $60360 0.8
Killeen 490 $49630 2
Temple 490 $49630 2
Odessa 90 $56640 0.67
Sherman 110 $53340 1.37
Denison 110 $53340 1.37
Tyler 190 $50400 1.07
Victoria 120 $31050 1.56
Waco 350 $49420 1.74
Wichita Falls 120 $48740 1.13
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