San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
75%
25%
student ratio
52
total students
Tuition Cost $14,553
$14,553
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
27%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Anthropology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

27% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 140
    • Accepted 38
    • Acceptance Rate 27
    • Enrolled 21
  • 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 January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum score 300 verbal and quantitative preferred), baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited university with minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours
    • 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

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, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students52
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students52
    • Part-time Percentage35%
    • Full-time Percentage65%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGraphical user interface for a multi-factorial age-at-death estimation method, MRI: acquisition of high-res computed tomography system for research and education, sociocultural elements of emergency communication about medical countermeasures, Riverside Drive reconstruction monitoring, off-site data recovery at Spring Lake
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$240,208

Location & Contact

Program in Anthropology

College of Liberal Arts
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Emily Brunson

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 512-245-6753
Email: grad-anthropology@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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