36
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio / Department of Demography is located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied demography

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 3

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

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Dissertation proposal defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11
Applied
9
Accepted
9
Enrolled
82%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th March 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Three letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, MA/MS
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Student Body

36
Total Graduate Students
58%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
41%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 27.78%
Black or African American 13.89%
White or Caucasian 16%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.56%

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time (5)
Part-time (0)
Male (3)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: International migration, health disparities and inequality, food security, poverty, demographic change in communities, demographics of energy use
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 501 West Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard
San Antonio, TX  78207
United States
Contact Dr. Johnelle Sparks
Department Chair
Email: johnelle.sparks@utsa.edu
Phone: 210-458-3141