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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Tarleton State University
  • Category: Did learn a lot
  • Review by: Laura from Dallas, TX
  • 16 out of 18 people found this review helpful

At Tarleton I learned a lot both academically and about myself as a person. College opens up so many doors to learn about life. The way Tarleton goes about its education and family like feel on campus just benefits its students in so many ways

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  • TSU Senior
  • Jul-06-2017 I am a current student here

    It's located in a small town that's very connected and supportive of the students. Traditions are highly valued. Professors and Students are great but dealing with the Admin or Financial Aid can be tricky. 

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  • Jennifer
  • Jun-12-2017 I am a current student here

    Tarleton is filled with traditions and cares about its students. The campus and area is very safe. Overall a good quality education.

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  • BleedPurple
  • Mar-18-2016 I am a current student here

    Tarleton State is the best kept secret in Texas. Don't stray away from this school because there is nothing to do within the town. Traditions here are great and I am extremely grateful to have chosen such a school.

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  • Jennifer from Hewitt, TX
  • Mar-07-2016 I am a past student here

    Tarleton is...mind broadening. There are opportunities with study abroad with this university that will challenge your worldviews along with your academic and sometimes physical prowess. This brings fun into learning; Tarleton brings you adventure beyond the textbook.

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  • Tova from Northridge, CA
  • Dec-30-2015 I am a current student here

    Tarleton State University, although located in the small town of Stephenville, is a university that almost everyone can enjoy. The small town offers a homey atmosphere and everyone, from the locals to the students on campus, are kind, respectable, and helpful in almost everything they do. Tarleton should be a school on every senior's college list.

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  • Holly from Tarleton, TX
  • Mar-11-2015 I am a current student here

    It is wonderful. It has small class sizes. 99% of the people there are super friendly and the professors actually care how you are doing in their classes.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-20-2015 I am a current student here

    Tarleton is a very small school. In my experience, I have found that there isn't much to do here, However the school has decent academics.

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  • Ally from Waxahachie, TX
  • Dec-01-2014 I am a current student here

    It's a good school, especially if you're looking for an agricultural degree. They try their best to be welcoming and helpful to their students and to have plenty of organizations and activities to get the students involve in. Unfortunately, they have a few more students than they can really handle and so things get a little messy and confused.

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  • Dominic from Leander, TX
  • Jul-26-2014 I am a past student here

    If you are worried about being a number at a larger university, then have no fear Tarleton is a great college to transition to from high school. It's population of 10,000 students means smaller class sizes, better connections with professors, and more friends. With a high respect for tradition, here you can find pride in your school!

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