Total Cost $18,148
Total Enrollment 30,803
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 20 : 1

Texas State University-San Marcos
601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666
(512) 245-2111

Texas State University-San Marcos is a public, student-centered, doctoral-granting institution dedicated to excellence in serving the educational needs of the diverse population of Texas and the world beyond.

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus Setting Town: Distant
Disability Services Student 4%
Yearly Application Deadline January 15
Admissions Office Phone (512) 245-2581
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address Texas State University, 429 N. Guadalupe San Marcos, TX 78666
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $60

In order to be accepted to Texas State University-San Marcos, you should have:

  • A High School Record
  • Completed a college prep course
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
Texas State University-San Marcos SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 480
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 570
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 490
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 590
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 460
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 550
Texas State University-San Marcos ACT SCORES
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 21
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 25
ACT English (25th Percentile) 20
ACT English (75th Percentile) 25
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 20
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 25
ACT Writing (25th Percentile) 6
ACT Writing (75th Percentile) 8
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Karen on November 11, 2011 said:

Hello, I'm Karen from Madera, California. I was wondering if this college is right for me. My future major is currently undecided and as well as i wanted to know what are the requirements to get in.

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