Sam Houston State University - Huntsville, TX

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Sam Houston State University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.Sam Houston State University is a public school.

Contacting the School

1803 Ave I
Huntsville, TX 77341
Main Phone: 9362941111
Web Site:www.shsu.edu/

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 16,496 (full-time equivalent) students. 98.1% of students attend full-time, while1.9% attend part-time. Male students comprised 42.3% of the student body, while females made up 57.7%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (2255)%, Hispanic (212)%, Asian (2031)%, and Native American (112)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 420.One quarter of students scored at least 530.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 430 or higher.One fourth of students scored 540 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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Agricultural ScienceArchitectureBusiness And ManagementCommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineering Technology And TechniciansEnglish Language And Literature
      Environmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsHome Services Vocational
        Library Science
          Life SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPrecision TradeProtective Services
            PsychologySales And Marketing

              Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

              Sam Houston State University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

              • Southland Conference (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

              The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

              Special Student Services

              Academic Services

              • Remedial assistance
              • AP credits
              • Weekend college
              • Distance learning options
              • Study abroad

              Financial Flexibility

              • ROTC
              • Student employment services
              • Career counseling
              • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

              Cost of Attending

              In-State, Living On Campus:$ 15,868.00
              In-State, Living With Family:$ 6,432.00
              Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 24,208.00

              Admission Requirements

              The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

              • Secondary school rank is required.
              • Secondary school record is required.
              • Standardized test scores are required.
              • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
              Recommended (but not required):
              • A college preparatory program is recommended.
              Neither Required Nor Recommended:
              • High-school GPA is neither required nor recommended.
              • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
              • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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