27
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum preferred score of 300 verbal and quantitative combined)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

15
Applied
10
Accepted
5
Enrolled
67%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 10th January 10th No
Spring deadline August 10th August 10th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (minimum preferred score of 300 verbal and quantitative combined)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited university with minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours, 500-word statement of purpose, current curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, interview with faculty, 2 years of teaching experience
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

27
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.7%
Black or African American 3.7%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.41%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time (9)
Part-time (1)
Male (8)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Characterizing critical aspects of mathematics classroom discourse, enhancing mathematics teaching and learning in urban elementary schools, meadows foundation - math works algebra program, Mathematics Instruction for English Language Learners (MI-ELL), dynamic geometry in classrooms
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
323,014

Location & Contact

Address 601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX  78666
United States
Contact Dr. Alexander White
PhD Program Director
Email: aw22@txstate.edu
Phone: 512-245-2551