72
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Texas State University / Program in History is located in San Marcos, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Education (M Ed)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 22

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum preferred score 156 verbal reasoning/500 old test)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

41
Applied
34
Accepted
25
Enrolled
83%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum preferred score 156 verbal reasoning/500 old test)
Master's Degree Requirements 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
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 78
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

72
Total Graduate Students
37%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
62%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.44%
Black or African American 2.78%
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.39%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.39%
Unknown 1.39%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time (34)
Part-time (4)
Male (21)
Female (17)

Research

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

Location & Contact

Address 601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX  78666
United States
Contact Dr. Rebecca Montgomery
Graduate Advisor
Email: rm53@txstate.edu
Phone: 512-245-2116
Fax: 512-245-3043