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Tarleton Admission Chances


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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into Tarleton? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 4,619 out of 9,300 applicants or 50% were admitted making Tarleton a more competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for average applicants. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 42% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 5,817 3,480 9,300
Accepted 2,977 1,642 4,619
Acceptance Rate 51% 47% 50%
Enrolled 1,247 714 1,961
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 42% 43% 42%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Tarleton State University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that Tarleton regularly accepts students with ACTs of 18 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. 59 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Tarleton State University.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 835. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1025 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 930 1120
SAT Reading 460 570
SAT Math 470 560
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 16 22
ACT Math 17 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >65%
20 to 23 Avg + 50%-65%
18 to 20 Avg - 40%-50%
16 to 18 Reach 30%-40%
Less than 16 Low <30%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >63%
1025 to 1120 Avg + 50%-63%
930 to 1025 Avg - 37%-50%
835 to 930 Reach 26%-37%
Less than 835 Low <26%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Tarleton State University has not reported high school GPA data for its freshman class at this time.

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

You have 71 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Aug 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Tarleton State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228529 IPEDS survey data for Tarleton State University.



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