International Studies at The University of Texas at Austin

International Studies at The University of Texas at Austin

The International Studies major is part of the multi / interdisciplinary studies program at The University of Texas at Austin.

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the average salary of graduates, ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. In addition, we cover how UT Austin ranks in comparison to other schools with international studies programs.

Go directly to any of the following sections:

Featured International Studies Programs

Learn about start dates, transferring credits, availability of financial aid, and more by contacting the universities below.

ADVERTISEMENT

International Studies Degrees Available at UT Austin

UT Austin International Studies Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for international studies majors, UT Austin came in at #8. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #1 in Texas.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for International Studies 3
Best International Studies Bachelor’s Degree Schools 8
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for International Studies 49
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for International Studies 60

Popularity of International Studies at UT Austin

During the 2019-2020 academic year, The University of Texas at Austin handed out 231 bachelor's degrees in international studies. Due to this, the school was ranked #3 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 39% over the previous year when 166 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do International Studies Graduates from UT Austin Make?

Salary of International Studies Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

The median salary of international studies students who receive their bachelor's degree at UT Austin is $35,900. This is higher than $28,600, which is the national median for all international studies bachelor's degree recipients.

undefined

How Much Student Debt Do International Studies Graduates from UT Austin Have?

Student Debt of International Studies Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at UT Austin, international studies students borrow a median amount of $20,028 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all international studies bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $20,215.

undefined

The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the international studies program at UT Austin is $208 per month.

International Studies Student Diversity at UT Austin

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the international studies majors at The University of Texas at Austin.

UT Austin International Studies Bachelor’s Program

Of the 231 international studies students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2019-2020 from UT Austin, about 28% were men and 72% were women.

undefined

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor's in international studies.

undefined
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 44
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 68
White 91
Non-Resident Aliens 14
Other Races 10

Related Major Annual Graduates
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 229
Sustainability Science 61
Computational Science 43
Nutrition Science 19
Historic Preservation 7

View All International Studies Related Majors >

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Find Schools Near You