Texas contains 71 schools that offer emergency management programs. Rice University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in TX, has a total student population of 5,576 and is the 28th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 71 emergency management schools in Texas, only 21 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr), with The University of Texas-Pan American as the lowest recorded at only $1,646/yr.
Emergency Management students from Texas schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Texas alone, there are 38,680 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $78,870. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 810 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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