Texas Environmental Scientists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Environmental Scientists in Texas

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Fast Facts for Environmental Scientists in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Midland, Houston and Austin
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Paso, Fort Worth and Corpus Christi
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Austin

Salaries for Environmental Scientists in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Houston, Midland and Dallas

Schools for Environmental Scientists in Texas are listed below.

Selected Environmental Science Schools in Texas

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

  • Programs: MS in Environmental Policy, BS in Environmental Policy and Management
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Associate of Arts in Business - Agribusiness
  • Degrees: Associate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (Certificate) - Online, Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (Master of Education) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Science
  • Degrees: Master
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More Texas Environmental Science Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Rice University Houston Doctorate 5,161
Southern Methodist University Dallas Doctorate & First Professional 10,829
Tarleton State University Stephenville Doctorate 9,460
Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville Doctorate 6,567
Texas Tech University Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 28,260
The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington Doctorate 24,889
The University of Texas at Austin Austin Doctorate 50,170
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 28,533
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Environmental Scientists

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:
Environmental Scientists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Environmental Scientists 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


Amarillo 70 $58480 0.97
Austin 780 $58290 1.32
Round Rock 780 $58290 1.32
Houston 2050 $86900 1.1
The Woodlands 2050 $86900 1.1
Sugar Land 2050 $86900 1.1
Beaumont 90 $83830 0.89
Port Arthur 90 $83830 0.89
Corpus Christi 170 $64990 1.44
Dallas 1190 $80470 0.57
Fort Worth 1190 $80470 0.57
Arlington 1190 $80470 0.57
El Paso 150 $55930 0.83
San Antonio 230 $62710 0.38
New Braunfels 230 $62710 0.38
Longview 40 $70220 0.7
Midland 180 $85830 3.11
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