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Tarleton State, founded in 1899, is a public university. Its 125-acre campus is located in Stephenville, in north-central Texas, 65 miles southwest of Fort Worth.

Website: www.tarleton.edu/home/

Public
Co-ed
11,350
Undergraduate
Students
(62.0%) 7,038 Women
(38.0%) 4,312 Men
1,826
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
64% of 7,177 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
August 20

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
480-570 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
480-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,083
Out-of-state: $36,662
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,138
Out-of-state: $21,717
Room and Board
$10,712
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Freshman Award
$10,373
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,820
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
124
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Stephenville Population
18,208
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Fort Worth
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
32% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
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Sororities
18% of women participate
Fraternities
11% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.3% Asian
7.8% Black/African-American
21.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
64.6% White
0.5% Unknown
International Students
0.5%
First-Year Students Returning
65.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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