Best Hospitality colleges in Texas

Why a degree in hospitality?

Have you ever thought about working on a cruise ship or helping people book vacations? What about managing a hotel chain in Mexico or a casino in Vegas? You can finally turn that interest in vacationing into a career.

What hospitality degree options exist?

With an improving economy, domestic and world travel are gaining in popularity. The industry has been on the rise over the past decade, increasing at a rate of 17%*. It also accounts for almost 10% of the U.S. job market and supports over 14 million jobs*.

So go see a few more beaches and sip a little more wine. You may work longer hours than the average Joe since people vacation 365 days a year. But when you finally get your vacation, you won’t even have to leave the office.

* World Travel and Tourism Council, Research Inforgraphics
* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), job growth in the hospitality industry

Best Hospitality colleges in Texas for 2021

University of North Texas offers 7 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 207 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 179 Bachelor's degrees, 26 Master's degrees, and 2 Certificates.

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Texas A & M University-College Station offers 15 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 447 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 288 Certificates, 136 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Master's degrees, and 10 Doctoral degrees.

University of Houston
Houston, TX

University of Houston offers 4 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 308 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 265 Bachelor's degrees, 36 Master's degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX

Texas Tech University offers 3 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 96 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 78 Bachelor's degrees, 15 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Texas State University
San Marcos, TX

Texas State University offers 2 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 94 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 84 Bachelor's degrees, and 10 Master's degrees.

Stephen F Austin State University offers 3 Hospitality degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 35 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 33 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.

The University of Texas at San Antonio offers 1 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 45 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 45 Bachelor's degrees.

Lamar University
Beaumont, TX
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Lamar University offers 1 Hospitality degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 19 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 19 Bachelor's degrees.

Midwestern State University
Wichita Falls, TX

Midwestern State University offers 1 Hospitality degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 10 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 10 Bachelor's degrees.

Dallas Baptist University offers 1 Hospitality degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 6 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees.

List of all Hospitality colleges in Texas

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of North Texas Logo University of North Texas Denton, TX
3/5
34 : 1 39,336
Texas A & M University-College Station Logo Texas A & M University-College Station College Station, TX
3/5
24 : 1 68,726
University of Houston Logo University of Houston Houston, TX
3/5
30 : 1 46,148
Central Texas College Logo Central Texas College Killeen, TX
2/5
83 : 1 16,719
Houston Community College Logo Houston Community College Houston, TX
2/5
64 : 1 56,151
St Philip's College Logo St Philip's College San Antonio, TX
2/5
60 : 1 12,962
The Art Institute of Houston Logo The Art Institute of Houston Houston, TX
4/5
89 : 1 711
El Paso Community College Logo El Paso Community College El Paso, TX
2/5
67 : 1 29,080
Texas Tech University Logo Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
3/5
23 : 1 38,742
San Jacinto Community College Logo San Jacinto Community College Pasadena, TX
2/5
61 : 1 32,452
Collin County Community College District Logo Collin County Community College District McKinney, TX
2/5
75 : 1 35,132
Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts-Austin Logo Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts-Austin Austin, TX   31 : 1 593
Texas State University Logo Texas State University San Marcos, TX
3/5
28 : 1 38,187
The Art Institute of San Antonio Logo The Art Institute of San Antonio San Antonio, TX
4/5
126 : 1 502
Tarrant County College District Logo Tarrant County College District Fort Worth, TX
2/5
66 : 1 50,519
Austin Community College District Logo Austin Community College District Austin, TX
3/5
69 : 1 41,056
Miami International University of Art & Design-Art Institute Dallas Logo Miami International University of Art & Design-Art Institute Dallas Dallas, TX
4/5
104 : 1 519
El Centro College Logo El Centro College Dallas, TX
2/5
87 : 1 12,947
Culinary Institute Inc Logo Culinary Institute Inc Houston, TX
4/5
10 : 1 301
The Art Institute of Austin Logo The Art Institute of Austin Bastrop, TX
4/5
193 : 1 385

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