Department of Counseling College of Education and Human Development The University of Texas at San Antonio

Department of Counseling College of Education and Human Development The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Counselor Education And Supervision Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • School Counseling Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 160
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees


77% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 157
    • Accepted 122
    • Acceptance Rate 77
    • Enrolled 79
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 during last 60 hours of undergraduate study; three Applicant Rating Forms; two-page narrative statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0 in master's-level courses in counseling or in related mental health field; resume; three letters of recommendation; statement of purpose; interview
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students379
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students379
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino46%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian40%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown2%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCreativity in counseling, non-suicidal self-injury, family violence, counselor preparation and supervision, technology, ethics, cognitive complexity, counseling outcome research, trauma, body image resiliency
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Counseling

College of Education and Human Development
The University of Texas at San Antonio

501 West Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78207
United States

Dr. Thelma Duffey

Department Chair

Phone: 210-458-2723
Fax: 210-458-2605

Ms. Kristina Talamantez

Student Development Specialist III

Phone: 210-458-2723
Fax: 210-458-2605

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