12
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12
Applied
9
Accepted
4
Enrolled
75%

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 January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 2.75 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours, 3.0 in minimum of 12 hours of undergraduate English courses; 3 letters of recommendation; portfolio; 2 non-fiction documents, one of which demonstrates academic research; statement of purpose
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

12
Total Graduate Students
41%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
58%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.33%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

8
Total faculty
Full-time (7)
Part-time (1)
Male (3)
Female (5)

Location & Contact

Address 601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX  78666
United States
Contact Dr. Rebecca Jackson
Graduate Advisor
Email: rj10@txstate.edu
Phone: 512-245-8975