Program in Adult, Professional and Community Education College of Education Texas State University

Program in Adult, Professional and Community Education College of Education Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
student ratio
total students
Tuition Cost $20,617
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 38
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • 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 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (preferred), baccalaureate and master's degrees from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 3.5 in all related graduate course work; 3 complete recommendation forms addressing professional and academic background; statement of purpose including rationale for doctoral degree; interview with program faculty
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$20,617
    • *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 Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Female Percentage69%
    • Male Percentage31%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Part-time Percentage73%
    • Full-time Percentage27%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino35%
    • Black / African American22%
    • White / Caucasian33%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student5%


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty5
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSystems of learning, work organization, international cross cultural adult and higher education, informal learning among skilled workers, STEM education, issues of diversity and equity in adult higher education and continuing professional education
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Adult, Professional and Community Education

College of Education
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Joellen Coryell

PhD Program Director

Phone: 512-245-2531
Fax: 512-245-8872

Dr. Andrea Golato

Dean of Graduate School

Phone: 512-245-2531
Fax: 512-245-8365

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