M.Sc. On Campus

Human Services and Consumer Sciences

Texas Southern University (TSU)

12 months
7870 USD/year
7870 USD/year
3574 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


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.


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. 


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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3935 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3935 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3574 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1787 USD per semester during 12 months.

The tuition fee is made up of statutory and designated fees.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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