Tarleton State University Graduate Schools

Tarleton State University (referred to as TSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Stephenville, TX. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Tarleton State University is $7,669 for Texas residents and $15,031 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,123 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,016 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Tarleton State University (referred to as TSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Stephenville, TX. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1926 - Current).
TSU Directory Information
School NameTarleton State University (TSU)
Address1333 W. Washington, Stephenville, TX 76401-0000
Phone254-968-9000
Webhttps://www.tarleton.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX
Financial Infohttps://www.tarleton.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Tarleton State University is $7,669 for Texas residents and $15,031 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,123 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,016 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 114 graduate programs through Master's and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 16 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$15,031
$7,669 for Texas Residents
Student Population2,123
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs114 graduate programs
(16 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Tarleton State University is $7,669 for Texas residents and $15,031 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $242 for Texas residents and $651 for out-of-state students.
Tarleton State University offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
Tarleton State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)16 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Tarleton State University is $7,669 for Texas residents and $15,031 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -2.93% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$3,775$2,920$11,245$2,920
2018-2019$3,996$3,028$11,466$3,028
2019-2020$4,137$3,078$11,733$3,078
2020-2021$4,248$2,975$12,510$2,975
2021-2022$4,356$3,313$11,718$3,313
The graduate school tuition & fees of TSU is average compared to public graduate schools in Texas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Texas graduate tuition is $17,770 (public) / $17,981 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Tarleton State University$7,669$15,031
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Texas Graduate Schools$13,300$17,743
Public$8,155$17,770
Private$17,981
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,446 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Tarleton State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 7.25% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,446. Off-campus living costs are increased by 7.25% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,620$4,200$9,710$4,200
2018-2019$10,480$3,057$10,480$3,057
2019-2020$10,712$3,147$10,712$3,147
2020-2021$9,321$3,216$9,321$3,216
2021-2022$10,206$3,240$10,206$3,240
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $242 for Texas residents and $651 for other students at Tarleton State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -6.33% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$209$623
2018-2019$222$637
2019-2020$230$652
2020-2021$236$695
2021-2022$242$651

Graduate Programs at TSU

Tarleton State University offers 31 graduate programs for Master's and Doctorate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 619 students have completed their study at Tarleton State University.
Offered Degrees at Tarleton State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree307595
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1124
Total318619
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Tarleton State University by award level.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 110 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 25 completers.
Tarleton State University offers 31 programs through Master's and Doctorate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 619 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 595 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 40 completers-
Agricultural and Extension Education Services38$41,000
Animal Sciences2-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 3 completers-
Environmental Science3-
Communication and Journalism [+] 11 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Mass Communication/Media Studies4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Information Science/Studies20-
Education [+] 164 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration39$49,100
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels81-
Music Teacher Education7-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching37-
Engineering Technology [+] 11 completers-
Quality Control Technology/Technician11-
English Language And Literature [+] (1 completers) 10 completers-
English Language and Literature10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences15-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 4 completers-
Mathematics4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Psychology [+] 34 completers-
Counseling Psychology23-
Applied Psychology11-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 32 completers$49,000
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies32-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 57 completers-
Public Administration17-
Social Work40-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 25 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer12-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist12-
0-
Nursing Administration1-
Business [+] (2 completers) 168 completers-
Business Administration and Management107$58,600
Accounting18-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration43$56,100
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total595
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 24 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration24-
Total24

Graduate Student Population at TSU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,123 students enrolled into Tarleton State University graduate schools where it has total 14,016 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 461 full-time and 1,662 part-time graduate students. By gender, 706 male and 1,417 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1237061,417
Full-time461148313
Part-tme1,6625581,104
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,301 White (61.28%), 271 Black/African American (12.76%), 363 Hispanic (17.10%), 54 Asian (2.54%), and 134 students with other races. 19 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1237061,417
American Indian/Native American1028
Asian542331
Black/African American27194177
Hispanic363110253
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White1,301431870
Two More802753
Un-Known231013
Non-resident Alien19811
Tarleton State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,123 graduate students (100.00% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively . The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,123
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,123
Enrolled Some Online Courses0
Not in Online Courses0
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Tarleton State University. 591 students are aged 20 to 24 (27.84% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.05%), 171 students are aged above 50 (8.05%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Tarleton State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1237061,417
Age 18-19101
Age 20-21601347
Age 22-24531162369
Age 25-29475160315
Age 30-3428889199
Age 35-3925495159
Age 40-49343122221
Age 50-6416459105
Over 64761

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