San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
28
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Theatre History, Dramatic Criticism And Dramaturgy Master of Arts (MA)
    • Dramatic Writing Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [Writing ]
    • Design Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [Design ]
    • Directing Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • 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? Not reported
    • 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

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 35
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 12
  • 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 March 15th March 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test with minimum preferred score of 300 verbal and quantitative combined (for MA), baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 2.75 in last 60 hours of undergraduate course work, 2 letters of recommendation, and statement of purpose, curriculum vitae/resume; writing sample (for playwriting applicants only); interview (for directing applicants only)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, IELTS: minimum module of 6.0.

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty25
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBlack and Latino play write conference, creation in motion
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,900

Location & Contact

Program in Theatre Arts

College of Fine Arts and Communication
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Sandra Mayo

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 512-245-7889
Fax: 512-245-8440
Email: th_gradadvisor@txstate.edu

Dr. Andrea Golato

Dean of Graduate School

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


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