Houston, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
82%
18%
student ratio
28
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Family And Consumer Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 17
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 7
  • 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 July 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Female Percentage82%
    • Male Percentage18%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Part-time Percentage50%
    • Full-time Percentage50%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American89%
    • White / Caucasian4%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty4
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchFood radiation/food for space travel, adolescent parenting, gerontology/grandparenting
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Human Services and Consumer Sciences

College of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences
Texas Southern University

3100 Cleburne Avenue
Houston, TX 77004-4584
United States

Dr. Selina Ahmed

Interim Chair

Phone: 713-313-7636
Fax: 713-313-7228
Email: ahmed_sm@tsu.edu

Dr. Gregory Maddox

Dean of the Graduate School

Phone: 713-313-7011 ext. 4410
Fax: 713-639-1876
Email: maddox_gh@tsu.edu


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