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Sam Houston State University

Department of Language, Literacy, and Special Populations

Huntsville, TX

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Overview

Sam Houston State University / Department of Language, Literacy, and Special Populations is located in Huntsville, TX, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Education (M Ed) Special education Low incidence disabilities and autism
Master of Education (M Ed) International literacy
Master of Education (M Ed) Reading
Master of Arts (MA) Special education Low incidence disabilities and autism

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 82
Doctoral Degrees 14
Other Advanced Degrees 1

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, MAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Optional
Comprehensive portfolio
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

84
Applied
75
Accepted
57
Enrolled
89%

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 April 1st June 25th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 12th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Writing sample, recommendations
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree, personal statement, recommendations

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

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

219
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.46%
Black or African American 12.33%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 2.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0.91%
Unknown 0.46%

Gender

Male (9%)
Female (90%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (23)

Location & Contact

Address Huntsville, TX  77341
United States
Contact Dr. Barbara Greybeck
Acting Chair
Email: bjg018@shsu.edu
Phone: 936-294-3969
Fax: 936-294-4030

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