Department of Reading College of Professional Education Texas Woman's University

Department of Reading College of Professional Education Texas Woman's University

Denton, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
96%
4%
student ratio
81
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
94%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Reading Education Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

94% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 36
    • Accepted 34
    • Acceptance Rate 94
    • Enrolled 26
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st July 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (preferred minimum score 143 [350 old version] Verbal, 138 [350 old version] Quantitative)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (preferred minimum score 153 [500 old version] Verbal, 144 [500 old version] Quantitative), master's degree, minimum GPA of 3.5, on-site writing sample, interview, 3 letters of reference, curriculum vitae/resume, and 1-2 page statement of professional experience and goals, 3 years of teaching experience
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Female Percentage96%
    • Male Percentage4%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Part-time Percentage100%
    • Full-time Percentage0%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American15%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage37%
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTeacher change, home/school partnerships, literacy (middle grades), early literacy, language acquisitions, new literacies, multicultural education, children's literature, literacy leadership and coaching
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$548,137

Location & Contact

Department of Reading

College of Professional Education
Texas Woman's University

304 Administration Drive
Denton, TX 76201
United States

Dr. Connie Briggs

Chair

Phone: 940-898-2230
Fax: 940-898-2224
Email: reading@twu.edu

Dr. Samuel Wheeler

Assistant Director of Admissions

Phone: 940-898-3188
Fax: 940-898-3081
Email: wheelersr@twu.edu


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