Texas Postsecondary Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Postsecondary Administrators in Texas

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Fast Facts for Postsecondary Administrators in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Paso, Lubbock and Killeen
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Houston, Fort Worth and Dallas
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Dallas, Houston and San Antonio

Salaries for Postsecondary Administrators in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lubbock, Austin and El Paso

Schools for Postsecondary Administrators in Texas are listed below.

Selected Postsecondary Administration 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 Higher Education - Student Affairs, MS in Higher Education - College Administration and Leadership, MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12)
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

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  • Programs: MA/Education - Family and Community Services, MA/Education - School Leadership in the 21st Century, BA/English Language Learner Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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: Doctor of Management – Private Sector Higher Education Leadership, Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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: Educational Leadership: Higher Education - MSEE (Master's), Educational Leadership: K-12 - MSEE (Master's)
  • Degrees: Master

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

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Leadership Coaching and Mentoring, Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring
  • Degrees: Master

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: Initial Educational Administration (EdS)
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed: Curriculum & Instruction: Leadership, Master Degree in Educational Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

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. Teaching & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure), CERT: Preschool
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Certificate

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations, Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education, Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education
  • Degrees: Master
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More Texas Postsecondary Administration Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abilene Christian University Abilene Doctorate 4,675
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Doctorate 5,244
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 28,533
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Postsecondary Administrators

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:
Postsecondary Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Postsecondary Administrators 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


McAllen 70 $107580 0.3
Edinburg 70 $107580 0.3
Mission 70 $107580 0.3
Killeen 110 $87770 0.86
Temple 110 $87770 0.86
Tyler 0 $114670 0
Abilene 40 $71470 0.57
Amarillo 110 $99350 1
Austin 390 $110370 0.43
Round Rock 390 $110370 0.43
Beaumont 50 $69540 0.3
Port Arthur 50 $69540 0.3
Houston 1030 $104330 0.36
The Woodlands 1030 $104330 0.36
Sugar Land 1030 $104330 0.36
Brownsville 0 $104880 0
Harlingen 0 $104880 0
Corpus Christi 0 $101060 0
Dallas 940 $100100 0.29
Fort Worth 940 $100100 0.29
Arlington 940 $100100 0.29
El Paso 170 $92040 0.6
San Antonio 400 $97850 0.42
New Braunfels 400 $97850 0.42
Longview 60 $86320 0.64
Lubbock 120 $105480 0.91
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