Tarleton State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Stephenville, Texas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,851

Avg in-state tuition

$17,621

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Tarleton State University

Tarleton State University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Stephenville, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 13,166, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 56%. The university offers 77 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 49%, and a student-faculty ratio of 22:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,851, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,621.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

56% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 56%

Retention Rate 65%

Graduation Rate 49%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 950-1140

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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63%

Female Student Population

22:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

13k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

64%

Hispanic

20%

Black

8%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

40%

State Grant Aid

41%

Institution Grant Aid

33%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,033
State Grant Aid $4,181
Institution Grant Aid $2,387
Pell Grant Aid $5,175
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.