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Culinary Arts Schools in Texas

1,908 students earned Culinary Arts degrees in Texas in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Culinary Arts is the 11th most popular major in the state out of a total 46 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

In Texas, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Culinary Arts Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Texas is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.1%
  • Black or African American: 19.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 40.9%
  • White: 29.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.0%
  • Other Races: 5.6%
Culinary Arts Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Texas

There are 321,210 people in the state and 4,290,110 people in the nation working in culinary arts jobs.

Culinary Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Texas

A typical salary for a culinary arts grad in the state is $27,240, compared to a typical salary of $33,210 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Texas that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

285 Degrees in Major Awarded
593 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $13,757. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 29 to 1.

180 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,947 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Graduates earn an average $25,800 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time.

#3

St Philip's College

San Antonio
177 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,962 Total Students

A typical student attending St Philip's College will pay a net price of $4,417. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

165 Degrees in Major Awarded
301 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Culinary Institute LeNotre grads earn an average salary of $27,600. This private institution charges an average net price of $23,223.

#5

Lee College

Baytown
102 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,516 Total Students

60% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,500 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,080 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
32,452 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 52% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,720 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 85%.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
82 Total Students
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
711 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. It takes the average student 4.10 years to graduate.

Culinary Arts Careers in TX

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 30% $24,980
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 26% $35,340
Chefs and Head Cooks 22% $50,580
Food Service Managers 21% $58,490
Bakers 20% $23,980
Butchers and Meat Cutters 20% $24,370
Bartenders 19% $19,970
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 13% $23,850

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Cosmetology 8,798
Funeral & Mortuary Science 299

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