M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Sociology (Practicum Concentration)

Texas State University

12 months
765 USD/credit 28305 USD/year
765 USD/credit 28305 USD/year
357 USD/credit 13209 USD/year
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The Applied Sociology (Practicum Concentration) program from Texas State University is designed to prepare students for careers in state and federal government agencies, large and small businesses and non-profit organizations. 


Key Features

Graduates of this Applied Sociology (Practicum Concentration) program from Texas State University will have the skills and knowledge necessary to compete in a rapidly changing job market, having mastered the techniques of both qualitative and quantitative research, general statistical analysis, and impact analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Practicum in Teaching Sociology
  • Proseminar in Sociology
  • Foundation Studies in Sociology
  • Seminar in Qualitative Research Methods
  • Seminar in Deviation and Social Problems
  • Demography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee or
  • $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
  • minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • background course work in sociological theory, statistics, SPSS, and social research (leveling courses will be required if student lacks sufficient background course work)
  • GRE not required
  • current resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28305 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28305 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13209 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 357 USD per credit 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.


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