With its main campus in Stephenville, an hour southwest of Fort Worth, Tarleton State University offers the value of a Texas A&M University System degree with its own brand of personal attention, individual opportunities, history, tradition, and community. Tarleton is a vibrant learning community with nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a doctorate in education, within five colleges—agricultural and environmental sciences, business administration, education, liberal and fine arts, and science and technology. Tarleton’s research centers include the renowned Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research and the Southwest Regional Dairy Center. Recent additions to the Stephenville campus include a state of the art Nursing Building, and a new $25 million living and learning residence hall for 500 students is under construction. Tarleton offers a traditional, residential college experience with a lively campus atmosphere, intercollegiate athletics, dozens of student organizations and cultural attractions. Students benefit from the personal attention, warmth and faculty interaction found at smaller,
Tarleton State University provides an academically challenging education where learning is grounded in real-world experiences and effective teaching, research, scholarship, and service. As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is rich in history and tradition while being committed to student success and diversity. Tarleton strives to develop moral and ethical thinkers, scholars and leaders who demonstrate civility and integrity while contributing meaningfully and responsibly to a global society.
Tarleton will be the premier student-focused university in Texas and beyond. We will transform generations by inspiring discovery, leadership, and service through exceptional teaching and research in vibrant learning communities.
- Student / Faculty Ratio 19 to 1
- Students Come From 220 Texas counties, 49 states, and 19 foreign countries
- Student Organizations: 120+
- Athletics/ Men (Texans): Baseball, Basketball, Track & Field, Cross Country, and Football
- Women (TexAnns): Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Track & Field, Cross Country, Tennis, and Golf
- Recreational Sports- Fall Team Sports: 3 on 3 Basketball, Flag Football, Volleyball, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee
- Spring Team Sports: Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Dodgeball, Wallyball
- Individual/Dual Sports: Racquetball, Rock Climbing, Hiking, Disc Golf, Badminton, Tennis, and more.
- Club Sports Men: Soccer, Lacrosse, Golf, Rugby
- Women: Volleyball, Soccer
- Mixed: Martial Arts
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