San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
19
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
72%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

72% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 18
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 72
    • Enrolled 8
  • 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 March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbaccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited university with minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours; background course work in sociological theory, statistics, and social research; statement of purpose describing personal goals and academic interest in relation to personal goals; three 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 Students19
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Full-time Percentage53%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino26%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGender initiatives: women in culinary, evaluation of Harris County protective services, advancing peer support in integrated health care evaluation, evaluate people's community clinic's early childhood mental health program
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$47,593

Location & Contact

Program in Applied Sociology

College of Liberal Arts
Texas State University

601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
United States

Dr. Patti Giuffre

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 512-245-8983
Email: pg07@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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