Sam Houston State University

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Public university in Huntsville, Texas

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About Sam Houston State University

According to Wikipedia, Sam Houston State University is a public university in Huntsville, Texas. It was founded in 1879 and is the third-oldest public college or university in Texas. It is one of the first normal schools west of the Mississippi River and the first in Texas. It is named for Sam Houston, who made his home in the city and is buried there.

Sam Houston State University's Online Degrees

BBA in General Business Administration
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BSN in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 121
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Psychology
  • Required Credits: Online (some on-campus visits may still be required)
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: missing
BA/BS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA in History
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Political Science
  • Required Credits: Online (some on-campus visits may still be required)
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: missing
BA/BS in Sociology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Communications
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Fashion Merchandising
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Health Care Administration
  • Required Credits: Online (some on-campus visits may still be required)
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: missing
BA/BS in Homeland Security Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Integrated Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Victim Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BBA in Business Administration
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Communications
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Fashion Merchandising
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Health Care Administration
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in History
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Homeland Security Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Integrated Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BSN in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 121
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Political Science
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Psychology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Sociology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA in Spanish
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA/BS in Victim Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Project Management Hybrid
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MPA in Public Administration
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Geographic Information Systems
  • Required Credits: 30-36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Digital Forensics
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Information Assurance and Security
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Criminal Justice
Degree Concentrations
  • Leadership and Management
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Homeland Security Management
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Victim Services Management
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Instructional Systems Design and Technology
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Reading / Language Arts
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in School Leadership
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Special Education
Degree Concentrations
  • Traditional path
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Higher Education Administration
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Band Studies
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Communication Studies
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Sociology
  • Required Credits: 37
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Technical Communication
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in History
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MLS in Library Science
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Mathematics
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MA in Political Science
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Health Care Quality and Safety
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Kinesiology/Sport and Human Performance
  • Required Credits: 30-36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MAg in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Environment (SAFE)
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Sam Houston State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
12,02592%58%106521

How Much Does Sam Houston State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$5,856$2,880

How Much Do Sam Houston State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Sam Houston State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $49,700 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Sam Houston State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
18,92917,0581,871

Where is Sam Houston State University?

Sam Houston State University is located at 1806 Ave J, Huntsville TX 77340

What Is Sam Houston State University Known For?

Sam Houston State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Sam Houston State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Sam Houston State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Sam Houston State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Communications, and Anthropology. Here are some of Sam Houston State University's most famous alumni:

Dan Rather
Dan Rather
An American broadcast journalist.
David F. Duncan
An American psychologist.
Marcus Luttrell
Marcus Luttrell
A Former US Navy SEAL and book author.
Shea Serrano
A Mexican-American author, journalist, and teacher.
William F. Garrison
A United States Army officer.
Richard Linklater
Richard Linklater
An American director and screenwriter.
Ashley Etienne
An American political advisor.
Priscilla Coleman
A Courtroom artist.
James Surls
An American artist.
Ralph Yarborough
An American politician in Texas .
T. Don Hutto
A Co-founder of [[Corrections Corporation of America]].
Jack P. Lewis
An American Bible scholar .

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