Texas Elementary and Secondary School Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Elementary And Secondary School Administrators in Texas

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Fast Facts for School Administrators in Texas

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

Salaries for School Administrators in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: El Paso, Brownsville and Dallas

Schools for School Administrators in Texas are listed below.

Selected School Administrators 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

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

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

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At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations, Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education, Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education
  • Degrees: 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)
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, 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: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed: Curriculum & Instruction: Leadership, Master Degree in Educational Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, 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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Superintendent Letter of Eligibility (Certification) - Online, Administrative Program for Principals (Certification) - Online, Administrative Program for Principals (Master of Education) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, PhD in Educational Leadership
  • Degrees: Certificate, Doctorate
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More Texas School Administrators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abilene Christian University Abilene Doctorate 4,675
Angelo State University San Angelo Masters 6,239
Baylor University Waco Doctorate & First Professional 14,174
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Doctorate 5,244
Houston Baptist University Houston Masters 2,339
Lubbock Christian University Lubbock Masters 1,960
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
Southwestern Adventist University Keene Masters 890
Southwestern Assemblies of God University Waxahachie Masters 1,834
St Marys University San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 3,920
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 College Station Doctorate 46,542
Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce Doctorate 8,813
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Doctorate 8,563
Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville Doctorate 6,567
Texas A & M University-Texarkana Texarkana Masters 1,656
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 Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
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 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 at Tyler Tyler Doctorate 6,137
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa Masters 3,559
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
Trinity University San Antonio Masters 2,686
University of Dallas Irving Doctorate 2,972
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 the Incarnate Word San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 5,752
West Texas A & M University Canyon Doctorate 7,502

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for School 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:
School Administrators

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


Abilene 130 $71030 1.19
Amarillo 240 $70450 1.22
Austin 1610 $75440 1.01
Round Rock 1610 $75440 1.01
Beaumont 310 $71550 1.1
Port Arthur 310 $71550 1.1
Houston 5300 $80070 1.06
The Woodlands 5300 $80070 1.06
Sugar Land 5300 $80070 1.06
Brownsville 430 $70550 1.87
Harlingen 430 $70550 1.87
College Station 190 $72280 1.13
Bryan 190 $72280 1.13
Corpus Christi 420 $78560 1.3
Dallas 6170 $80090 1.1
Fort Worth 6170 $80090 1.1
Arlington 6170 $80090 1.1
El Paso 710 $78770 1.43
San Angelo 90 $66720 1.12
San Antonio 2080 $77500 1.29
New Braunfels 2080 $77500 1.29
Laredo 270 $77000 1.63
Longview 240 $74040 1.45
Lubbock 290 $77130 1.22
McAllen 840 $81400 2.01
Edinburg 840 $81400 2.01
Mission 840 $81400 2.01
Midland 70 $77540 0.47
Killeen 390 $72750 1.75
Temple 390 $72750 1.75
Odessa 110 $73100 0.89
Sherman 100 $73970 1.34
Denison 100 $73970 1.34
Tyler 210 $71510 1.23
Victoria 90 $70730 1.21
Waco 270 $72500 1.46
Wichita Falls 120 $69680 1.24
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