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Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Angelo, Austin and Houston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: McAllen, Laredo and Brownsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Austin

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Antonio, Dallas and Austin

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Programs
  • Wind Power Technician - Certificate
  • Since 1969, MIAT College of Technology has helped thousands of individuals get the industry-relevant skills, experience and connections it takes to pursue rewarding technical careers.
  • After more than 45 years in technical career education, MIAT has built an excellent reputation and strong working relationships with top employers.
  • As an MIAT student today you'll benefit from the proud legacy of success and continued good name of MIAT within the technical training industry.
  • MIAT programs are developed in direct response to feedback from industry leaders looking for qualified employees.
  • MIAT partners with employers to develop programs specifically tailored to fit their needs.
  • As an MIAT student you will get the relevant, up-to-date skills employers look for.
Programs
  • Business Administration (BBA)
  • Business Administration (MBA)
  • Program options include Accounting, Business Administration, Leadership, and more.
  • Curriculum focuses on developing leadership, critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Programmatic accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) at select campuses.
  • Business programs are available at many of the 11 campus locations across the United States.
Programs
  • Online MS in Supply Chain Management
  • Ranked among the Best Business Schools in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Ranked the #1 Public MBA program in the NYC region in 2014 by the U.S. News and World Report.
  • Educates about 4,500 undergraduate and graduate students per academic year at two campuses in New Jersey as well as five satellite locations in New Jersey and Singapore.
  • The only public university in New Jersey in the Association of American Universities (AAU), a group comprising of North America’s 63 leading research universities.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business - Logistics Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Associate of Arts in Business - Agribusiness
  • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Designated as a Military Friendly School every year since 2012 by Victory Media.
  • Offers credit for prior learning and experience through assessment tests.
  • Provides a short term Leadership Certification program in partnership with EQUIP®.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
Programs
  • AS - Business Administration

The goal of Virginia College lies in its responsibility to its students, the technical and business communities, and the general citizenry. We have a long history of offering new direction to students.

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Austin
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Programs
  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Business Administration - New Media Marketing (BS)
  • Students are issued a new laptop at the beginning of their programs.
  • All online services and study materials are available 24/7, with faculty available five days a week.
  • All programs available online, with the MBA program offered on campus in Salt Lake City.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Approved by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 2010.

Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

Programs
  • Business Administration
  • Designated a Military Friendly School by Victoria Media in 2015.
  • Offers various scholarship opportunities to military students who qualify.
  • Provides programs in Allied Healthcare, Information Technology, Cosmetology, HVAC, Business, Massage Therapy and Veterinary Technology.
  •  Institutionally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE), with online accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
  • 6 campuses across Texas, with a campus in Las Cruces, New Mexico and online.
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Las Cruces
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Programs
  • Business Administration (BS) (Online)
  • Business Administration - Customized Professional (BS) (Online)
  • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
  • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
  • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
  • Several scholarship opportunities are available for students who qualify.
  • Features a competency-based MBA program that allows students to test out of subjects based on prior professional experience.
Programs
  • Accelerated MBA

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Online Master's Programs

At Saint Mary's, we take pride in offering online graduate degrees designed to complement the schedules of working adults like you. Get an affordable, convenient education from a top-ranked university that's grounded in real-world applications.

Saint Mary's University's long history of innovation in education continues with the launch of our new iPad® application, allowing for learning on the go. Our commitment to our Lasallian Catholic tradition of continuous learning, ethics and advancing the common good also endures.

Programs
  • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history, an environment of intellectual curiosity and discovery, and a supportive, student-centered approach to learning. Founded in 1869 as a land-grant school, the University is known today for its prolific faculty as well as a record of distinguished research and achievement in aerospace, engineering, technology, science, and math. Our goal is to educate and develop men and women of personal integrity and scholarly excellence.

More Texas Purchasing Agent Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

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Highest Award
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Houston
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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

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:
Purchasing Agents

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Purchasing Agents relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Austin 2120 $61,150
Round Rock 2120 $61,150
Abilene 70 $55,920
Amarillo 180 $58,810
Beaumont 370 $55,720
Port Arthur 370 $55,720
Brownsville 160 $47,130
Harlingen 160 $47,130
College Station 180 $50,940
Bryan 180 $50,940
Corpus Christi 470 $61,220
Dallas 7940 $65,180
Fort Worth 7940 $65,180
Arlington 7940 $65,180
El Paso 410 $49,310
Houston 9150 $69,450
The Woodlands 9150 $69,450
Sugar Land 9150 $69,450
San Angelo 70 $48,970
San Antonio 2590 $71,020
New Braunfels 2590 $71,020
Laredo 100 $37,680
Longview 170 $50,730
Lubbock 150 $47,940
McAllen 220 $45,770
Edinburg 220 $45,770
Mission 220 $45,770
Midland 190 $73,740
Killeen 330 $63,370
Temple 330 $63,370
Odessa 160 $63,420
Sherman 70 $60,060
Denison 70 $60,060
Tyler 100 $48,420
Victoria 60 $62,800
Waco 350 $46,900
Wichita Falls 100 $46,700

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