Program in Family and Child Studies College of Applied Arts Texas State University

Program in Family and Child Studies College of Applied Arts Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
100%
0%
student ratio
42
total students
Tuition Cost $14,957
$14,957
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Child And Family Studies Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required for some and competitive child life internship (for some programs)
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 75
    • Accepted 29
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum preferred combined score of 285 on the verbal/quantitative sections with no less than 145 on the verbal and 140 on the quantitative), baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 undergraduate hours, three letters of recommendation, and 500-word statement of purpose, resume
    • 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 & Fees$14,957
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage50%
    • Full-time Percentage50%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage67%
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMexican-origin student success, academic identity and its role in predicting post-secondary achievement, strengthening relationships/strengthening families
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$863,318

Location & Contact

Program in Family and Child Studies

College of Applied Arts
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Melissa Delgado

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 512-245-2904
Fax: 512-245-3829
Email: msfamilyandchild@txstate.edu

Dr. Andrea Golato

Dean of the Graduate College

Phone: 512-245-2581
Fax: 512-245-8365
Email: er15@txstate.edu

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