Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

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Texas State University

Texas State University

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Important Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline May 1
SAT / ACT Scores Due May 1

Admission Rate

  • Men
  • Women
  Men Women Total
Applied 4,357 6,061 10,418
Accepted 2,693 4,196 6,889
Acceptance Rate 62% 69% 66%
Enrolled 1,714 2,537 4,251

Test Scores

Note: All test score ranges and GPA are approximations based on available data. Falling within a school’s displayed range for test scores and/or GPA does not guarantee admission to that school.


SAT Scores

(73% of Students Admitted to Texas State University Submit SAT Scores)

  • Verbal 460 to 560
  • Math 490 to 580
  • Writing 450 to 540
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Writing
Category Verbal Math Writing
Top 75th Percentile 560 580 540
Bottom 25th Percentile 460 490 450

ACT Scores

(27% of Students Admitted to Texas State University Submit ACT Scores)

  • Verbal 20 to 25
  • Math 21 to 25
  • Composite 21 to 25
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Composite
  Verbal Math Composite
Top 75th Percentile 25 25 25
Bottom 25th Percentile 20 21 21

Texas State University Application Requirements

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($60)   Very Important
High School Diploma or Equivalent   Very Important
High School GPA   Important
High School Rank   Very Important
High School Transcript   Considered
Recommendations     Not Considered
Essay     Considered
Extracurricular Activities     Not Considered
Volunteer Work     Not Considered
Standardized Test Score(s)   Very Important
Interview     Not Considered
Competencies     Not Considered
TOEFL   Very Important

High School Prerequisites

Subject Years Required Years Recommended
Electives 4 3
English 4 4
Foreign Language 2 3
Math 3 4
Science 3 4
Social Studies 4 4
Lab 2 2
Other 5 5
Electives 1 1

Texas State University Transfer Students

Undergraduate Enrollment 31,799 (89%)
Undergraduate Transfer-in Enrollment 3,611 (10%)

Texas State University Admissons Requirements for Transfers

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($60)   Very Important
Credits (minimum 30)   Very Important
GPA (minimum 2.30)   Very Important
High School Transcript   Very Important
College Transcript   Very Important
Essay/Personal Statement   Very Important
Interview     Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores   Important
Statement of Good Standing
from Prior Institution(s)
  Very Important

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