Abilene, TX
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
90%
10%
student ratio
31
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
August 15
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Of The Gifted Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 11
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $150
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 15th April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline January 5th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in major, 2.7 overall
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableFinancial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Female Percentage90%
    • Male Percentage10%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Part-time Percentage100%
    • Full-time Percentage0%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty3
    • Full-time Percentage67%
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchExperiences of gifted learners in college, use of authentic assessment, brain research and how it works in learning, theories of multiple intelligence beyond Howard Gardner
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Gifted Education

Irvin School of Education
Hardin-Simmons University

2200 Hickory Street
Abilene, TX 79698-0001
United States

Dr. Mary Christopher

Program Director

Phone: 325-670-1510
Fax: 325-670-1397
Email: mchris@hsutx.edu

Dr. Nancy Kucinski

Dean of Graduate Studies

Phone: 325-670-1298
Fax: 325-670-1564
Email: gradoff@hsutx.edu


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