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M.Sc. On Campus

Human Development and Family Sciences (Research in Family and Human Development)

12 months
Duration
9184 USD/year
9184 USD/year
4288 USD/year
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About

Students at Human Development and Family Sciences (Research in Family and Human Development) from Texas State University are prepared for academic, research and applied careers that address the needs of diverse families and individuals across the lifespan.

Overview

Human Development and Family Sciences (Research in Family and Human Development) from Texas State University offers a flexible model of graduate training that allows students to develop individualized degree plans catered to career goals, provides opportunities to conduct research, supports cross-disciplinary education and emphasizes mentorship and professional opportunities to support students’ development and career placement.

Career Options

Students will find a variety of career options available after graduation including:

  • Child Life Specialists in hospitals and community-based nonprofit organizations
  • leadership roles in nonprofit agencies and early childhood education programs
  • research and project coordinators in governmental agencies
  • faculty members at community colleges

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics and Data Analysis for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Research Methods in FCS
  • Advanced Cultural Diversity of Families
  • Advanced Child Development
  • Advanced Theory in Human Development and Family Sciences
  • Issues in Human Development and Family Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

37 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • a copy of an official transcript from each institution where course credit was granted
  • minimum 3.0 GPA in your last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • background course work
  • official GRE (general test only) required with competitive scores in the verbal reasoning and quantitative reasoning sections
  • resume/CV
  • statement of purpose (approximately 500 words)
  • three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9184 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4592 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9184 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4592 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2144 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for San Marcos

921 - 1707 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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