Veterinary Schools In Texas

There are 35 accredited veterinary schools in Texas for faculty who teach veterinary classes to choose from. The trends in Texas' veterinary academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in veterinary includes veterinary training at the following levels:

  • Veterinary Certificate
  • Associates degree in Veterinary
  • Bachelors degree in Veterinary
  • Masters degree in Veterinary
  • PhD degree in Veterinary


Schools

  1. Abilene Christian University

    1600 Campus Court, Abilene, Texas 79699

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  2. Angelo State University

    2601 W Avenue N, San Angelo, Texas 76909

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  3. Baylor College of Medicine

    One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030-3498

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  4. Vet Tech Institute of Houston

    4669 Southwest Fwy Ste 100, Houston, Texas 77027

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  5. Cedar Valley College

    3030 North Dallas Ave, Lancaster, Texas 75134-3799

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  6. Clarendon College

    1122 College Drive, Clarendon, Texas 79226

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  7. Texas A & M University-Commerce

    2600 South Neal, Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

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  8. Frank Phillips College

    1301 W. Roosevelt St., Borger, Texas 79008-5118

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  9. Hardin-Simmons University

    2200 Hickory, Abilene, Texas 79698-0001

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  10. Houston Community College

    3100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

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  11. Lubbock Christian University

    5601 19th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79407-2099

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  12. McLennan Community College

    1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas 76708

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  13. Midland College

    3600 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705

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  14. Navarro College

    3200 W 7th Avenue, Corsicana, Texas 75110

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  15. Lone Star College System

    5000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas 77381-4399

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  16. Odessa College

    201 W University, Odessa, Texas 79764

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  17. Prairie View A & M University

    FM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, Texas 77446

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  18. Sam Houston State University

    1806 Ave J, Huntsville, Texas 77340

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  19. Southwestern University

    1001 University Ave, Georgetown, Texas 78626

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  20. Stephen F Austin State University

    2008 Alumin Drive, Rusk 206, Nacogdoches, Texas 75961

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  21. Texas State University-San Marcos

    601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666

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  22. Sul Ross State University

    400 North Harrison, Alpine, Texas 79832

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  23. Tarleton State University

    1333 W. Washington, Stephenville, Texas 76401-0000

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  24. The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

    7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900

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  25. Texas A & M University-Kingsville

    955 University Blvd, Kingsville, Texas 78363

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  26. Texas A & M University

    College Station, Texas 77843-1244

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  27. Texas Tech University

    Broadway and University Avenue, Lubbock, Texas 79409-5005

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  28. Texas Woman's University

    304 Administration Dr, Denton, Texas 76201

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  29. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

    7000 Fannin, Houston, Texas 77030

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  30. Weatherford College

    225 College Park Drive, Weatherford, Texas 76086-5699

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  31. West Texas A & M University

    2501 4th Ave, Canyon, Texas 79016-0001

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  32. Palo Alto College

    1400 Villaret, San Antonio, Texas 78224-2499

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  33. Institute of Ocean Technology

    8713 Katy Fwy, Houston, Texas 77024

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  34. Virginia College-Austin

    6301 E Highway 290, Austin, Texas 78723

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  35. Brown Mackie College-San Antonio

    4715 Fredericksburg Rd Ste 520, San Antonio, Texas 78229

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Veterinary Employment

Texas 27,940
National 342,390

Of all of the veterinary professionals in the country, nearly 8% are in the state of Texas.

Employment Growth for Veterinary professionals In Texas

22,910 24,130 25,550 26,210 27,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of veterinary professionals is growing in Texas. In Texas, 5,030 more veterinary professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 22% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for veterinary professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of veterinary professionals has grown by 13% between 2006 and 2010.

Veterinary VS. All Professions salaries in Texas

$38,712 $38,700 $43,272 $45,196 $46,682
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary
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The amount earned by veterinary professionals is increasing in Texas. The mean salary for veterinary professionals in 2006 was $38,712 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $46,682 per year.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Texas

10th percentile
$28,470
25th percentile
$34,478
50th percentile
$42,988
75th percentile
$53,766
90th percentile
$64,544

Thus, veterinary professionals' salaries grew by 17% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of veterinary, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid veterinary professionals earning 127% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Texas state.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Texas

Biology
$56,062
Veterinary
$46,682

In Texas, veterinary professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Veterinary programs available for each degree type for all schools in Texas

associate
13
bachelor
28
master
13
doctor
9
Certificate
8
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The number of students graduating from the 35 accredited veterinary schools in Texas is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,912 veterinary graduates from veterinary courses in Texas and in 2010 there were 974 graduates.

This represents a 49% decrease in the number of veterinary degree or certificate school graduates in Texas state. 39% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in veterinary.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Texas

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