Sul Ross State University Graduate Schools

Sul Ross State University (referred to as Sul Ross) is a Public, 4 years school located in Alpine, TX. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Sul Ross State University is $6,392 for Texas residents and $13,382 for out-of-state students. The school has 556 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,345 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Sul Ross State University (referred to as Sul Ross) is a Public, 4 years school located in Alpine, TX. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1929 - Current).
Sul Ross Directory Information
School NameSul Ross State University (Sul Ross)
AddressHWY 90 East, Alpine, TX 79832
Phone432-837-8011
Webhttps://www.sulross.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.goapplytexas.org
Financial Infohttps://www.sulross.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Sul Ross State University is $6,392 for Texas residents and $13,382 for out-of-state students. The school has 556 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,345 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 47 graduate programs through Master's.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$13,382
$6,392 for Texas Residents
Student Population556
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's
Number of Programs47 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Sul Ross State University is $6,392 for Texas residents and $13,382 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $231 for Texas residents and $640 for out-of-state students.
Sul Ross State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Sul Ross State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Sul Ross State University is $6,392 for Texas residents and $13,382 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -2.70% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$2,084$792$8,340$1,092
2018-2019$2,082$768$8,943$1,150
2019-2020$3,900$1,216$11,370$1,566
2020-2021$4,162$2,230$11,524$2,230
2021-2022$4,162$2,230$11,152$2,230
The graduate school tuition & fees of Sul Ross is relatively inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Texas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Texas graduate tuition is $17,770 (public) / $17,981 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Sul Ross State University$6,392$13,382
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Texas Graduate Schools$13,300$17,743
Public$8,155$17,770
Private$17,981
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,896 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Sul Ross State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -4.24% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,730. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -3.62% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$8,802$4,042$8,802$4,042
2018-2019$8,242$4,042$8,802$4,042
2019-2020$8,724$5,172$9,558$5,172
2020-2021$9,326$5,186$10,098$5,186
2021-2022$8,724$5,172$9,558$5,172
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $231 for Texas residents and $640 for other students at Sul Ross State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -12.21% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$209$624
2018-2019$249$736
2019-2020$284$779
2020-2021$320$729
2021-2022$231$640

Graduate Programs at Sul Ross

Sul Ross State University offers 20 graduate programs for Master's. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 171 students have completed their study at Sul Ross State University.
Offered Degrees at Sul Ross State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree200171
Total200171
The most popular program at Sul Ross State University is the Education program and last year 51 students have earned/completed their degree program.
Sul Ross State University offers 20 programs through Master's. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 171 students have completed their graduate studies.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 13 completers-
Animal Sciences13-
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 14 completers-
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management14-
Education [+] 86 completers-
Education32-
Educational Leadership and Administration23-
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services22-
Reading Teacher Education7-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 14 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science14-
Physical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 5 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies3-
Homeland Security2-
Human Services [+] 5 completers-
Public Administration5-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Political Science and Government0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Art/Art Studies0-
Business [+] 25 completers-
Business Administration and Management25-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total171

Graduate Student Population at Sul Ross

For academic year 2021-2022, total 556 students enrolled into Sul Ross State University graduate schools where it has total 2,345 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 100 full-time and 456 part-time graduate students. By gender, 175 male and 381 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total556175381
Full-time1003169
Part-tme456144312
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 199 White (35.79%), 15 Black/African American (2.70%), 314 Hispanic (56.47%), 5 Asian (0.90%), and 23 students with other races. 6 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total556175381
American Indian/Native American101
Asian514
Black/African American15411
Hispanic31491223
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White19968131
Two More1367
Un-Known202
Non-resident Alien642
Sul Ross State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 359 graduate students (64.57% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 93 graduate students (16.73% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total556
Enrolled Online Exclusively359
Enrolled Some Online Courses93
Not in Online Courses104
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Sul Ross State University. 85 students are aged 20 to 24 (15.29% of total students), 48 students are aged above 50 (8.63%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Sul Ross State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total556175381
Age 20-21615
Age 22-24793148
Age 25-291224379
Age 30-34952570
Age 35-39851669
Age 40-491214477
Age 50-64471433
Over 64110

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