Tarleton State University: Ranking & Review

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Stephenville
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United States
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World
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16982453
Top 15%

Tarleton State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate50%48%52%
Applicants10,6813,9496,732
Admissions5,3811,8793,502
Enrolled undergraduates1,8997061,193
Enrolled total (including graduate students)13,0195,0337,986

1,908 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,065 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,204
Percent of students submitting SAT scores63%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
525
Math
515

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,017
Percent of students submitting ACT scores54%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
19
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $45. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Tarleton State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$20,387$30,131
Off-campus$22,477$32,221
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,170 and other expenses per full academic year.

Tarleton State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,819 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,008$13,752
Fees for full-time undergraduates$3,359$3,359
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$167$573
Tuition for Full-time graduates$3,775$11,245
Fees for full-time graduates$2,920$2,920
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$209$623

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services514142656
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies349349
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences26341304
Health Professions and Related Programs342116251
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service17551226
Psychology16636202
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies14834182
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields9512107
Education861298
Biological and Biomedical Sciences731184
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services61566
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6060
Public Administration and Social Service Professions49958
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs56258
Natural Resources and Conservation36238
Visual and Performing Arts3434
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2929
Mathematics and Statistics121628
Social Sciences1919
History16218
English Language and Literature & Letters12517
Engineering1717
Physical Sciences1717
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Grand Total342,416460122,922

A total of 2,450 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Tarleton State University.

At the master's and doctor's level 472 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate46%44%48%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesTexans
Texanns
TSU
Tarleton State
Tarleton
Founded1899
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,118
Instructional FTE524
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.tarleton.edu
Address1333 W. Washington
Stephenville, Texas, 76401-0000
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population21,000
Phone2549689000
Fax+1 (254) 968 9920

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