Tarleton State University

Stephenville, TX 76401

Located in Stephenville, Texas, Tarleton State University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of Texas A&M University System that operates 10 campuses in Prairie View, Stephenville, Laredo, Corpus Christi, Texarkana, Canyon, Commerce, Kingsville, College Station, College Station.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 9583 and 4829 students were accepted.

Tarleton State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,900 and fees $3,240. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,488 and $3,240 respectively.


Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate71%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. LPN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 143
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 0
Nursing Administration Master's degree 3
Nursing Education Master's degree 5

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Tarleton State University

The University of Texas at Arlington
73.46 miles away
Concorde Career Institute
75.02 miles away
Mclennan Community College
75.1 miles away
Navarro College at Waxahachie
80.83 miles away
Platt College - Dallas
91.58 miles away
Temple College at Temple
94.16 miles away
Texas Woman's University
94.29 miles away
Navarro College at Corsicana
101.21 miles away
Midwestern State University
116 miles away
Academy of Health Care Professions
133.62 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1926 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
11/20/1997 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
04/22/2014 - Current



Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading420 to 520
SAT: Math430 to 530
SAT: Writing400 to 500
ACT Composite18 to 23
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,765
30k to 48k$14,144
48k to 75k$16,722
75k to 110k$18,220
Over 110k$18,328
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $163.00 $562.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $204.00 $612.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Tarleton State University
1333 W. Washington
Stephenville, TX 76401

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