As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
The University of Texas at Austin offers 54 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 2,658 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 2,100 Bachelor's degrees, 334 Master's degrees, 201 Doctoral degrees, and 23 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX||20 : 1||51,090|
|Austin Community College District Austin, TX||69 : 1||41,056|
|Saint Edward's University Austin, TX||23 : 1||3,976|
|Southwestern University Georgetown, TX||13 : 1||1,511|
|Concordia University Texas Austin, TX||48 : 1||2,518|
|Huston-Tillotson University Austin, TX||26 : 1||1,121|
|Riverland Community College Austin, MN||51 : 1||3,475|