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I already have one degree and was toldQuite BrightNursing
I already have one degree and was told to try Tarleton for my Masters. I have been here one semester and this has been by far the worst college experience I have ever had. I have transferred out of this university to a new one. The teachers here are not helpful unless you are their favorite. if I had he chance to do this semester again but at a different school I so would.
1st Year Female -- Class 2018
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Tarleton is not the campus to go toQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
Tarleton is not the campus to go to if you feel like having a social life outside of roping cattle. Students are arrogant rednecks and of course like true rednecks all the guys and girls drive lifted dodge duallys. These students are so immature they actually try to see how much black smoke they can spray on the person behind them at stoplights! I mean seriously! It's like these rednecks grow up there and live off mommy and daddy's money, have no jobs and quite frankly no idea of what life outside of the rural town is like. Students have no idea what's going on in the real world all they care about is rodeo and how great it is. Students and staff are arrogant and think they know it all. I've met 0 nice people in my time there and only enjoyed 1 professors class. Seriously save your money and go somewhere else because all I've learned here is how shitty of a school tarleton is and how arrogant some of these dumbass country kids can be. And btw I got my associates at Weatherford Junior College prior to going here and the junior college was cheaper, more fun, had better staff and I met some good friends there.wish I could get a bachelors there instead of the redneck Capitol of the fucking world
2nd Year Male -- Class 2015
Campus Aesthetics: D, Education Quality: F
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Pros: Tarleton delivers a very good foundational knowledge taught by mostly caring and bright faculty. Very friendly students. Very affordable cost. Good job placement opportunities for the following fields: Agriculture, Education, Hydrology, and Nursing. Cons: Outside of those 4 fields, very limited job placement opportunities; you're basically on your own. If you are used to big city, the small town country atmosphere can be a difficult adjustment. While most students are extremely friendly, minorities (especially African Americans and Asians) may have a difficult time with a few students.
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