Interdisciplinary Studies Program in Sustainability College of Liberal Arts Texas State University

Interdisciplinary Studies Program in Sustainability College of Liberal Arts Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
31
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
68%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sustainable Development Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

68% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 25
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 68
    • Enrolled 10
  • 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 January 15th January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbachelor's degree from accredited institution, minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 hours of undergraduate work, and statement of personal goals, letter of intent to mentor from faculty member who will serve as research advisor and chair the master's committee
    • 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, IELTS: minimum module scores of 6.0

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, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Part-time Percentage45%
    • Full-time Percentage55%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchComposting, surveying college students attitudes toward exotic species, aerial vehicle monitoring of spectral response to plant productivity, irrigation water use exploring the effects of volume controls, the effect of nature hikes on knowledge and attitudes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$20,842

Location & Contact

Interdisciplinary Studies Program in Sustainability

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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