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Master's & Doctoral Hood Colors

Confirm your hood color by using the charts, organized by college, below.

Special notes to doctoral students:

  • The doctoral robe may either be black with black trim or black with dark blue trim.
  • Students have the option of selecting the traditional mortar board cap or the tam.
  • The Texas State doctoral hood is dark blue with the university colors (maroon and gold) on the inside.

Students renting robes from the University Bookstore are limited to black on black. This is the only rental option available through the regalia vendor.


Applied Arts

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Agricultural Education
Hood Color
 Maize
Master's Program
Criminal Justice
Hood Color
 Purple
Master's Program
Family and Child Studies
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Human Nutrition
Hood Color
 Maroon
Master's Program
Interdisciplinary Studies
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Management of Technical Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Merchandising and Consumer Studies
Hood Color
 Maroon
Master's Program
Social Work Advanced Practice Leadership
Hood Color
 Citron

Business Administration

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Accounting
Hood Color
 Drab
Master's Program
Accounting & Information Technology
Hood Color
 Drab
Master's Program
Business Administration
Hood Color
 Drab
Master's Program
Human Resource Management
Hood Color
 Drab

Education

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Adult, Professional, and Community Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Athletic Training
Hood Color
 Sage
Master's Program
Developmental Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Educational Leadership
Hood Color
 Peacock
Master's Program
Educational Technology
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Elementary Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Elementary Education - Bilingual/Bilcultural
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Exercise Science
Hood Color
 Sage
Master's Program
Health Education
Hood Color
 Sage
Master's Program
Physical Education
Hood Color
 Sage
Master's Program
Professional Counseling
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Reading Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Recreation Management
Hood Color
 Sage
Master's Program
School Psychology
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Secondary Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Special Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Student Affairs in Higher Education
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Therapeutic Recreation
Hood Color
 Sage
Doctoral Program Hood Color
Doctoral Program
Adult, Professional, and Community Education, Ph.D.
Hood Color
 Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Developmental Education, Ph.D.
Hood Color
 Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Developmental Education, Ed.D.
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Doctoral Program
School Improvement
Hood Color
 Dark Blue

FINE ARTS & COMMUNICATION

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Communication Design
Hood Color
 Brown
Master's Program
Communication Studies
Hood Color
 Silver
Master's Program
Mass Communication
Hood Color
 Maroon
Master's Program
Music
Hood Color
 Pink
Master's Program
Music Education
Hood Color
 Pink
Master's Program
Theatre
Hood Color
 Brown

HEALTH PROFESSIONS

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Communication Disorders
Hood Color
 Silver
Master's Program
Family Nurse Practitioner
Hood Color
 Apricot
Master's Program
Health Information Management
Hood Color
 Sage Green
Master's Program
Healthcare Administration
Hood Color
 Peacock
Doctoral Program Hood Color
Doctoral Program
Physical Therapy
Hood Color
 Teal

LIBERAL ARTS

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Anthropology
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Applied Philosophy and Ethics
Hood Color
 Royal
Master's Program
Applied Sociology
Hood Color
 Citron
Master's Program
Creative Writing
Hood Color
 Brown
Master's Program
Dementia and Aging Studies
Hood Color
 Citron
Master's Program
Geography
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
History
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
International Studies
Hood Color
 Peacock
Master's Program
Legal Studies
Hood Color
 Purple
Master's Program
Literature
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Political Science
Hood Color
 Citron
Master's Program
Psychological Research
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Public Administration
Hood Color
 Peacock
Master's Program
Rhetoric & Composition
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Sociology
Hood Color
 Citron
Master's Program
Spanish
Hood Color
 White
Master's Program
Sustainability Studies
Hood Color
 Russet
Master's Program
Technical Communication
Hood Color
 White
Doctoral Program Hood Color
Doctoral Program
Geography
Hood Color
 Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Geographic Education
Hood Color
 Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Geographic Information Science
Hood Color
 Dark Blue

SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

Master's Program Hood Color
Master's Program
Applied Mathematics
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Aquatic Resources
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Biochemistry
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Biology
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Chemistry
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Computer Science
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Engineering
Hood Color
 Orange
Master's Program
Materials Physics
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Mathematics, M.A. and M.S.
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Mathematics, M.Ed
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Middle School Mathematics Teaching
Hood Color
 Light Blue
Master's Program
Physics
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Population and Conservation Biology
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Software Engineering
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Technology Management
Hood Color
 Gold
Master's Program
Wildlife Ecology
Hood Color
 Gold
Doctoral Program Hood Color
Doctoral Program
Aquatic Resources
Hood Color
Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Computer Science
Hood Color
Gold
Doctoral Program
Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization
Hood Color
Dark Blue
Doctoral Program
Mathematics Education
Hood Color
Dark Blue