Sam Houston State University

Sam Houston State University is located in Texas, Austin.

It is a public University.

Sam Houston State University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Doctor's degree in research

Acceptance rate at Sam Houston State University for undergraduate program was 78.54%.

Last year, 11819 students applied for undergraduate program and 9283 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 78.54% makes it not so competitive to get admission.

2715 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

1579 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 368 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Sam Houston State University had 20209 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

876 students were enrolled in top 4 Masters degree programs.

Sam Houston State University offers 52 graduate programs specialization.

Sam Houston State University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively easy.

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Acceptance Rate: 83.4%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $13,361

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $15,984

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $7,323

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $5,958

Sam Houston State University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Library Science : 78
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 76
Curriculum and Instruction : 60
Counseling Psychology : 43
Criminal Justice, Safety Studies : 35

Sam Houston State University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Criminal Justice, Safety Studies : 809
Psychology : 199
Kinesiology and Exercise Science : 177
Mass Communication, Media Studies : 151
Accounting , Accountancy : 136