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Tarleton State University

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Tarleton State University I feel is a greatBrightHistory/Histories (art history/etc.)
Tarleton State University I feel is a great university. I came here as a freshman slightly worried about the size of the town (comming from the DFW area). After almost a week of being here i realized this town has plenty to do and lots of fun. The students are friendly and have lots of fun, do be careful as there are alot of parties to go to so make sure you pick and choose wisely. Although Tarleton has a rep of being a cowboy school and only hicks come here that is not the case at all. year after year this school becomes more urbanized, thanks to our new president Dr D. Its making great changes and constantly updating facilities, every year I have been here there is a new building being built that is state of the art. Our football team is extremly competitive as well as our basketball teams. By 2015 the projected student count is supposed to be roughly 15,000. We are soon updating our stadium and BBall court hopefully large enough to become a D IAA school and move conferences to SFA and Sam Houston. I would recomend any person to come here. It is a great education at a great price. I have made life long friends and the campus is expanding quickly at a very positive rate.
3rd Year Male -- Class 2011
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Useful Schoolwork: B
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I transferred to Tarleton after doing one yearQuite BrightAgriculture/Horticulture
I transferred to Tarleton after doing one year at a junior college. I wish I had gone there immediately after I graduated. I loved Tarleton and Stephenville. Granted there isn't a TON to do in town, but I was really busy working so I didn't really cared. I loved the campus and honestly, I couldn't have imagined going to school anywhere else.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2006
Education Quality: A+, Social Life: B
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If you want to go to this schoolBrightEngineering Department
If you want to go to this school and you are older or mature, live off campus. rent a house because the apartment complexes are designed to attract partying teens who will make life hell at all hours of the night. the school mascots, the poo, tend to run around at all hours banging on signs and rattling gates just to act like idiots. for the most part, the classes are good with the exeption of a few professors who will bad mouth each other to the class and some who are obviously here for a job. some are really good and here for the love of teaching. for the most part, i would go to a different school if given the choice again.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2011
Scholastic Success: A+, Perceived Campus Safety: F
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