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Texas State University

Program in Sociology

San Marcos, TX

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Overview

Texas State University / Program in Sociology is located in San Marcos, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 15

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
12
Accepted
8
Enrolled
75%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Baccalaureate degree from regionally-accredited university with minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 undergraduate semester hours; background course work in sociological theory, statistics, and social research; statement of purpose describing personal goals, academic interest and career goals; 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 78
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 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

23
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
65%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.39%
Black or African American 17.39%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 13.04%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (17%)
Female (82%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 2
Male (6)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Evaluation of gender initiatives: women in culinary, Harris County protective services evaluation, advancing peer support in integrated health care evaluation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
47,593

Location & Contact

Address 601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX  78666
United States
Contact Dr. Patti Giuffre
Graduate Advisor
Email: pg07@txstate.edu
Phone: 512-245-8983
Fax: 512-245-2174