Tarleton State University

Acceptance Rate 56 %
SAT Average 1,045
Tuition & Fees $17,448
Student Population 13,109
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,701

Academic Overview

Tarleton State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Stephenville, Texas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,276 for Texas residents and $17,448 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 13,109 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 56% and the graduation rate is 49% last year.
The salary after graduation from Tarleton State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Tarleton State University are $8,276 for Texas residents and $17,448 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,223 for in-state students and $15,485 for out-of-state students.
Tarleton State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at TSU. The acceptance rate of TSU is 56% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 37%. The average graduation rate is 49% and the transfer-out rate is 29%. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,701 and 62% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 13,109 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Tarleton State University is 56 %.
Graduation Rate for Tarleton State University is 49 %
Transfer-out Rate for Tarleton State University is 29 %
Retention Rate for Tarleton State University is 70 %
Student Population for Tarleton State University is 13,109
Student to Faculty Rate for Tarleton State University is 19 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,701 at Tarleton State University.

Offered Degrees

TSU offers 107 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree778
Master's Degree2710
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10

Special Learning Opportunities

Tarleton State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,617)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,500)

Veterans Benefits

Tarleton State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges