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Sam Houston State University

Department of Educational Leadership

Huntsville, TX

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Overview

Sam Houston State University / Department of Educational Leadership is located in Huntsville, TX, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Instructional leadership
Master of Arts (MA) Higher education administration
Master of Education (M Ed) Administration
Master of Education (M Ed) Instructional leadership
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Developmental education administration
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Educational leadership
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Higher education leadership

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 89
Doctoral Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

95
Applied
76
Accepted
61
Enrolled
80%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th June 25th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th November 12th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements References, personal essay, resume, professional statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree, references, personal essay, resume

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
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 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

341
Total Graduate Students
94%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 18.18%
Black or African American 21.41%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.29%
Asian 1.76%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.76%
Unknown 1.47%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 1
Male (8)
Female (10)

Location & Contact

Address Huntsville, TX  77341
United States
Contact Dr. Judy Nelson
Acting Chair
Email: elc_jan@shsu.edu
Phone: 936-294-4659
Fax: 936-294-3886