Founded in 1899, Tarleton State University is a reputable public university in Stephenville, Texas. It is a member of the Texas A&M University System. The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Tarleton State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctorate programmes in various disciplines. Besides the main campus in Stephenville, the university maintains chapters in Fort Worth, Midlothian, Waco and RELLIS-Bryan. Tarleton State University has seven colleges, including the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Graduate Studies, College of Health Sciences and Human Services, College of Education and College of Science and Technology. Further, the university offers a plethora of online courses for students.
Some of the popular programmes offered at the College of Business Administration include BS in Marketing and Computer Information Systems and Applied Science, BBA programme in Management, International Business, Marketing, Human Resources Management and Finance, MS programme in Information Systems and Human Resources Management and MBA. The College of Science and Technology offers BS degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Manufacturing and Industrial Management, Industrial Technology, Physics Biological Science and Mathematics. Some other popular courses offered at Tarleton State University include BSW, MSW, BS in Nursing, MS in Nursing, BS in Public Health, BS in Medical Laboratory Sciences, MS in Medical Laboratory Sciences, MS in Athletic Training and BS in Digital Media Studies.
Tarleton State University has designed its curriculum in the way so that students get to learn from practical application. Further, students are provided with internship opportunities. Students studying at the university get global exposure through study abroad programmes. The university focuses on the overall development of students. Besides advanced academic facilities, Tarleton State University boasts of sports arenas, auditoriums, art galleries and other amenities for extracurricular activities. There are over 120 student organisations and over 20 sports teams at the university