46%

Acceptance Rate

$10,209

Avg.Financial Aid

003615

FAFSA Code

About Texas State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

38,644

Website

www.txstate.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

601 University Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5122452111
Fax: 5122459020
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Texas State University at the 508th position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1-May

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

46%

SAT Range

1010 - 1180

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Recommended

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at TSU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $75. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1010-1180 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at Texas State University is 22. However, those getting an ACT score less than 19 might also be offered admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666, or call (512) 245-2111.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,729

Average Annual Cost

$7,779

Books And Supplies

$780

Other Fees

$2,501

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,660

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,410

Total One Year Cost

$23,130

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to TSU. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $29,699 per year. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

22:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

77%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

56%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$2,127

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

531 Graduates

Psychology, General

469 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

446 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

434 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

383 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

376 Graduates

Marketing

266 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

197 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

196 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

175 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

161 Graduates

Biology, General

154 Graduates

Computer Science

154 Graduates

Political Science and Government

129 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

121 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

115 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

111 Graduates

History

109 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

109 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

103 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

103 Graduates

Anthropology

100 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

97 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

94 Graduates

Social Work

92 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

90 Graduates

Sociology

90 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

87 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

86 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

86 Graduates

Music

80 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

78 Graduates

Construction Engineering Technologi...

75 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

70 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

69 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

68 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

67 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

63 Graduates

International/Global Studies

52 Graduates

Public Administration

52 Graduates

Dance

50 Graduates

Journalism

50 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

50 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

47 Graduates

Mathematics

41 Graduates

Family and Consumer Economics and R...

37 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

37 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

36 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

36 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

35 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

35 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

34 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

32 Graduates

Manufacturing Engineering

32 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

31 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

30 Graduates

Public Health

29 Graduates

Animal Sciences

25 Graduates

City/Urban, Community and Regional...

24 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Po...

23 Graduates

Agriculture, General

22 Graduates

Economics

22 Graduates

Philosophy

22 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

19 Graduates

Chemistry

17 Graduates

Physics

17 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

11 Graduates

Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

7 Graduates

Engineering-Related Fields

6 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

3 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

34,187

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

35%

Full-time

82%

Part-time

18%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

45% White

0% Unknown

10% Black

38% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

98%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$66,830 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

19%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,820/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $2,850/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$2,850/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bobcat

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Sun Belt Conference

Total Male Athletes

220

Total Female Athletes

116

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

54

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,940 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at TSU costs around $2,850 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 42% and 58%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$17,125

$28,379

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$178 - 295

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

60%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,209

Students Receiving Federal Grants

41%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,854

Students Receiving State Aid

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,143

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,927

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$10,674

$30K - $48K

$10,554

$48K - $75K

$7,291

$75K - $110K

$1,862

> $110K

$620

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$141,569

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$12,742,404

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at TSU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Texas State University is around $4,957 and the federal grant is $4,792. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $6,507 and institutional aid worth $4,957. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Texas State University amount to $141,569 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $12,742,404.

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