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Texas State University San Marcos

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at none

By Gender
By Major
Animal StudiesA+
Art & Design DepartmentC+
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Computer ScienceC+
Engineering DepartmentF
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)F
Mechanical EngineeringA+
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceC-
Political ScienceB-
PreMed and MedicalA-
Public PolicyB
Social WorkB+

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Texas State University San Marcos
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... Please do not go to this university if you ever want to succeed in any capacity ...Read full comment
... You can get the best of both a small town and a big city experiences there ...Read full comment
... I stayed because the live music in San Marcos rivals that in Austin, the politics of the city are fun (Poli-sci major) in a city of this size and...Read full comment
... San Marcos was just deemed the fastest growing city in the nation, and it's no question that it is a direct result of the school becoming better ...Read full comment
... like every city i've been to, college students can be intentionally rude and assuming ...Read full comment
... Yet, bicycle lanes are in the city's plans ...Read full comment
... San Marcos is a great city to live in ...Read full comment
Texas State University San Marcos
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