San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
35
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
41%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

41% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 41
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 41
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (for applicants who have not received a master's degree from a U.S. institution), baccalaureate and master's degrees from regionally-accredited college or university in biology, chemistry, engineering, materials science, physics, and technology, or closely-related field with minimum GPA of 3.5 in graduate work; interviews with core doctoral faculty; statement of purpose; 3 letters of recommendation; curriculum vitae or resume
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, 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, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian26%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student60%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHigh quality CdTe and alloy growth by molecular beam epitaxy, materials characterization using RSC, industrial process pollution by development of amorphous biogenic silica, cadmium telluride surface and interface passivation by molecular beam epitaxy, micro Power chip prototype development, development materials and processes in Compound Semiconductor Epitaxy & Deposition,
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$553,511

Location & Contact

Ingram School of Engineering

College of Science and Engineering
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Jennifer Irvin

PhD Program Director

Phone: 512-245-7875
Fax: 512-245-8365
Email: ji12@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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