San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
72
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
82%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

82% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 41
    • Accepted 34
    • Acceptance Rate 82
    • Enrolled 25
  • 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 Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum preferred score 156 verbal reasoning/500 old test), baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited university with minimum GPA of 2.75 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours, 3.25 on 24 hours of undergraduate history course work; description of foreign language competencies; resume; statement of purpose describing interest in history and work experience; 2 letters of recommendation
    • 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 & 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 availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students72
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students72
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage89%
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRace and the art of tourist promotion in Bahia, Brazil: crafting an urban landscape
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$36,918

Location & Contact

Program in History

College of Liberal Arts
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Rebecca Montgomery

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 512-245-2116
Fax: 512-245-3043
Email: rm53@txstate.edu

Dr. Andrea Golato

Dean of the Graduate College

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


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