Texas Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Texas

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

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Texas are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training 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: BS in Business Administration - Procurement, BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics, BS in Business Administration - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, 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: Master of Business Administration – Logistics, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Operations and Supply Chain Management, Master of Business Aministration
  • Degrees: Master

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: Supply Chain Management - Bachelor, Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's), Business Administration - DBA (Doctorate), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Associate

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  • Programs: MBA - Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Management, MBA - Operations Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
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Founded in 1946 and located in the heart of central New York, Utica College is a regionally accredited, independent, private institution that features many of the advantages of a large university — such as undergraduate and graduate degree options, excellent academics, and outstanding faculty — with the intimacy and high degree of personal attention more closely associated with smaller private institutions.

  • Programs: MBA - General
  • Degrees: Master

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

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Kindom Business, Master of Business Administration - Franchising, Bachelor of Science in Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Business Administration
  • Degrees: Associate

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Business Administration (DBA), Business Administration (BBA), Business Administration (MBA), more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

Concordia University, Nebraska offers accredited Master of Education and Master of Science degree programs online to help advance your career and become a transformative leader.

  • Programs: MBA - Master of Business Administration - Business Intelligence, MBA - Master of Business Administration - Risk Management
  • Degrees: Master
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More Texas Purchasing Agent Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Houston-Downtown Houston Masters 11,793

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, 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 80 $57750 0.57
Amarillo 220 $56980 0.91
Austin 1980 $58490 1.01
Round Rock 1980 $58490 1.01
Beaumont 300 $64440 0.85
Port Arthur 300 $64440 0.85
Houston 8990 $68710 1.45
The Woodlands 8990 $68710 1.45
Sugar Land 8990 $68710 1.45
Brownsville 150 $48130 0.52
Harlingen 150 $48130 0.52
College Station 200 $49980 0.92
Bryan 200 $49980 0.92
Corpus Christi 380 $55190 0.96
Dallas 7480 $61920 1.07
Fort Worth 7480 $61920 1.07
Arlington 7480 $61920 1.07
El Paso 470 $51100 0.77
San Angelo 50 $42070 0.54
San Antonio 2590 $69740 1.29
New Braunfels 2590 $69740 1.29
Laredo 100 $40920 0.49
Longview 190 $54310 0.92
Lubbock 190 $43460 0.65
McAllen 210 $44680 0.4
Edinburg 210 $44680 0.4
Mission 210 $44680 0.4
Midland 200 $70390 1.04
Killeen 300 $64430 1.07
Temple 300 $64430 1.07
Odessa 200 $63630 1.28
Sherman 70 $58780 0.79
Denison 70 $58780 0.79
Tyler 120 $49010 0.59
Victoria 70 $62210 0.74
Waco 220 $54430 0.97
Wichita Falls 110 $46220 0.89
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