|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||23:1|
|Dormitory capacity||6,926 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Texas State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 22,701 applications and 16,147 students were granted admission. Texas State University is at the #69 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 32% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 67% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||930 to 1120|
|ACT||20 to 25|
Texas State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $18,658 and in-state students paid $7,234.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 80% of Texas State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 39% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,532 (which is 2.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Texas State University in 2016-2017, was 3,234, which is 58% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,214 (which is 1.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Texas State University has enrolled a total of 38,808 students (30,866 students full-time and 7,942 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 38,808 students, 3,792 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 34,244 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 4,564 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,048 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Texas State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||30%||1,191|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||16%||639|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||5%||218|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||2%||98|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||89|
|Legal Professions And Studies||2%||67|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||2%||64|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||58|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Texas State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Texas State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,700. Last year, out of the total 3,600 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,312 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,775 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,398 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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