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Human Services and Consumer Sciences

Texas Southern University (TSU)

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
5508 USD/year
5508 USD/year
1200 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Human Services and Consumer Sciences from Texas Southern University (TSU) offers concentration in either of three areas: Child Development, Food and Nutrition, Human Services and Consumer Sciences Comprehensive.

Overview

This plan is designed to provide instruction to prospective and in-service teachers, practitioners, professional career students and others who wish to supplement their undergraduate education and expand their research capabilities in Human Services and Consumer Sciences from Texas Southern University (TSU) through additional study at the graduate level. 

Careers

There is need for family and consumer sciences graduates in many states and careers in this field include Direct Service to Children and Youth Child Care (Child Care Teacher), Cooperative Extension Educator, Support Service to Children and Families Caseworker, Child and Family Advocate, Child Development Director, Community/Human Service Director, Human Development Consultant, Media Relations Director, and Family Financial Consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Guidance Of Children 
  • Language Cognition And Development In Early Childhood 
  • Parental Influence And Involvement In Child Development 
  • Issues In Child And Family Development 
  • Curriculum Development In Early Childhood 
  • Nursery School And Kindergarten Administration 
  • Behavior Problems Of Young Children 
  • Infant Development And Behavior 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or better; or 3.0 on last 60 hours
    • 3 letters of recommendation
    • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (current)
    • Personal Essay (300 – 500 words)
    • Application fee ($75): Your application will not be processed until the fee is received.
    • Transcript (s): 2 copies sent directly to TSU from the institutions.
    • Affidavit of Support
    • Transcript Evaluation
    • English Proficiency 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2754 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2754 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    1200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 600 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Summer:

  • Local - 600 USD
  • National/ international - 2,832 USD

Funding

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