Sports Psychology Schools In Texas

Sports Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited sports psychology schools in Texas. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports psychology academic community in Texas, and the future trends in sports psychology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sports Psychology
  • Masters degree in Sports Psychology


  1. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

    900 College St, Belton, Texas 76513-2599

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Texas Christian University

    2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas 76129

    97 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Sports Psychology Employment

Texas 5,710
National 100,700

Approximately 6% of the country's sports psychology professionals work in Texas state.

Employment Growth for Sports psychology professionals In Texas

4,470 4,390 4,770 5,270 5,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sports Psychology is a growing field in Texas. There were 1,240 more sports psychology professionals working in Texas in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of sports psychology professionals has grown by 28%. This growth is faster than the national trend for sports psychology professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of sports psychology professionals working around the nation.

Sports Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Texas

$57,530 $58,830 $57,040 $59,590 $64,510
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sports psychology professionals are growing in Texas. In 2006 sports psychology professionals made a mean salary of $57,530 per year, and in 2010 they made $64,510 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports psychology professionals in Texas

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This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Texas state, within the field of sports psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid sports psychology professionals earn 152% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Sports psychology professionals and related professions in Texas

Forensic Psychology
Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Sports psychology professionals in Texas earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Texas


As the number of sports psychology professionals is increasing in Texas state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited sports psychology schools in Texas state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 3 sports psychology graduates from sports psychology courses in Texas and in 2010 there were 5 graduates.

This represents a 67% increase in the number of sports psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Texas state. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned a bachelor's degree in sports psychology.

Sports Psychology Faculty Salaries in Texas

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