Texas State University

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world rank  439

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University Overview

Founded in 1899, Texas State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of San Marcos (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Texas. This institution also has a branch campus in Round Rock. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Texas State University (TXST) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Texas State University (TXST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 121 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. TXST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym TXST
Founded 1899
Motto The noblest search is the search for excellence
Colours Maroon and old gold

University Location

Address 601 University Drive
San Marcos
78666 Texas
United States
Tel +1 (512) 245 2111
Fax +1 (512) 245 8044
Other locations Round Rock

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
Minority Serving Hispanic-serving Institution
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
New Admission Requirements - Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 429 North Guadalupe Street
San Marcos 78666-5709
(512) 245 2364
888 798 2287

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification New

Basic Classification Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
2000 Classification Masters Colleges and Universities I
Size & Setting Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential institution
Enrollment Profile Very high undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Professions focus, no graduate coexistence

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Texas State University's Library
Texas State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 871,051 physical volumes, 814,057 physical media, 210,593 digital/electronic medium and 575 licensed digital/electronic databases. Texas State University's library has 2 branches.
Housing Yes
Texas State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 6,638 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1925


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • American Association for Leisure and Recreation (AALR), Council on Accreditation
  • Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET
  • Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE)
  • Commission on Acceditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Foundation for Interior Design Education and Research (FIDER)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), Commission on Accreditation
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA), Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Texas State University System (TSUS)
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Online Courses

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