Texas State University

Acceptance Rate 81 %
SAT Average 1,095
Tuition & Fees $22,307
Student Population 38,644
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,471

Academic Overview

Texas State University Campus, San Marcos, TX
Texas State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in San Marcos, Texas. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $10,855 for Texas residents and $22,307 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 38,644 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81% and the graduation rate is 54% last year.
The salary after graduation from Texas State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Texas State University are $10,855 for Texas residents and $22,307 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,859 for in-state students and $17,040 for out-of-state students.
Texas State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at TXST. The acceptance rate of TXST is 81% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 33%. The average graduation rate is 54% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,471 and 52% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 38,644 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Texas State University is 81 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Texas State University is 54 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Texas State University is 77 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Texas State University is 38,644
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Texas State University is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,471 at Texas State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

TXST offers 204 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree900
Post Bachelor's Degree220
Master's Degree801
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship110
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Texas State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,638)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,850)

Veterans Benefits

Texas State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges