11,288
Students
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9,445
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
74
74%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Tarleton State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Stephenville, TX, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address Box T-0030, Tarleton Station
Stephenville, TX  76402
United States
Contact Ms. Cindy Hess
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: uadm@tarleton.edu
Phone: 254-968-9123
Fax: 254-968-9951

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Agricultural/farm Supplies Retailing And Wholesaling Checkmark
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Agronomy And Crop Science Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Hydrology And Water Resources Science Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geographic Information Science And Cartography Checkmark
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7,158
Applied
5,324
Accepted
11,288
Enrolled
74%
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Female Admissions

4,529
Females Applied
3,478
Females Accepted
77%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,629
Males Applied
1,846
Males Accepted
70%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

45
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 20th Not reported
Other early decision plan March 1st Not reported
Transfer August 20th Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 480 570
SAT Math 480 560
ACT Composite 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,025
In-state
17,475
Out-of-state
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Fees

4,066
Full-time student fees
9,872
Room & board
6,220
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

9,445
Avg. Financial Aid Package
10,478
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,040
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
7,256
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
54%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
3%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

11,288
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
2%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.54%
Black or African American 8.36%
White or Caucasian 65.84%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.53%
Asian 1.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.15%
Two or more races 3.38%
Other 0.77%

Gender

Male (38.98%)
Female (61.02%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 25%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Halloween Carnival and Vegas Night

Student Services

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More services
Wellness Center

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Programming Association, Kappa Delta Rho, Delta Zeta and Chi Alpha

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
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Golf Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Faculty

766
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 393
Part-time - 373
Male - 365
Female - 401