School of Family and Consumer Sciences College of Applied Arts Texas State University

School of Family and Consumer Sciences College of Applied Arts Texas State University

Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Family And Child Studies (MS); Human Nutrition (MS); Merchandising And Consumer Studies (MS).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis (For Some Programs).
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE General Test (Preferred), A Baccalaureate Degree From A Regionally Accredited Institution With A Minimum GPA Of 3.0 In Last 60 Hours Of Course Work. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 78 Ibt).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 3/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 3/1 For International Students; For Spring Admission, 10/15 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 10/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
$40 ($90 For International Students)
Student Statistics:
Average Age 27. 119 Applicants, 57% Accepted, 43 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
87 Full-Time (76 Women), 46 Part-Time (37 Women); Includes 6 African Americans, 3 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 21 Hispanic Americans, 12 International.


18 Full-Time (14 Women), 5 Part-Time/Adjunct (All Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2015&Ndash;16, 54 Students Received Support, Including 21 Research Assistantships (Averaging $11,981 Per Year), 20 Teaching Assistantships (Averaging $12,253 Per Year). Financial Award Application Deadline: 4/1; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Rodney C. Runyan
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: 512-245-2155
Fax: 512-245-3829

Contact Info
Dr. Andrea Golato
Dean of the Graduate College
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: 512-245-2581
Fax: 512-245-8365

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