Tarleton State University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Tarleton State University is 19:1, and the school has 47.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Tarleton State University include: Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 66.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Sciences (biological or physical)
Humanities History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 19:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 19%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 18%
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences 14%
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 8%
Psychology 7%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate - research/scholarship
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Learning communities N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program No
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 67%
4-year graduation rate 18%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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