University description (as per official university website)
Tarleton State University, also referred to as TSU or Tarleton, is a public, coeducational, state university located in Stephenville, Texas, United States. The university was founded in 1899 as a private, liberal arts college known as John Tarleton College. It became a member of The Texas A&M University System in 1917. In 1973, it gained university status and its present moniker. The University today stretches over approximately 1900 acres of urban land.
Tarleton State University has the following colleges:
* College of Agriculture & Human Sciences
* College of Business Administration
* College of Education
* College of Graduate Studies
* College of Liberal & Fine Arts
* College of Science & Technology
The student enrollment at Tarleton State University was 9,460 in 2007 (7,538 full-time equivalent).
About 47% of the freshmen class in 2007 was male and women were 53% of the class.
Undergrads are 79% of enrolled students and graduate students are 21%.
About 0% of freshmen are from countries other than the US. Students living in the US make up 100% of incoming freshmen.
Among freshmen students, 98% are full-time and 2% are part-time.