College of Liberal Arts Texas State University

College of Liberal Arts Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
797
total students
Tuition Cost $14,553
$14,553
average amount to complete degree
June 15
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
21 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Applied Geography (MAG)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 262
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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 Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 720
    • Accepted 420
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 229
  • 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 June 15th June 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for some programs)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.5, master's degree in geography
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$14,553
    • *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, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students797
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students797
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino25%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty216
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIdentification of migrant remains; use total body score and accumulative degree days to determine post-mortem interval; quantification of alligator gar recruitment dynamics; 41BL272 row testing curation; several archaeological field studies; remote sensing of urban growth in the I-35 corridor of Texas
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$478,724

Location & Contact

College of Liberal Arts

Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Michael Hennessy

Dean

Phone: 512-245-2317
Fax: 512-245-8291
Email: liberalarts@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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