Welcome to Academic Affairs
The primary mission of the Academic Affairs Division at Tarleton State University is to ensure the university’s academic standing as a comprehensive, fully accredited public university with outstanding academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including a limited number of doctoral programs. Emphasis is placed throughout the Division on building and sustaining a culture of excellence for our students characterized by faculty excellence in teaching, scholarship, creative activity and service with teaching foremost among these. Tarleton’s culture of excellence for students emphasizes the importance of academic standards, high expectations, and active student engagement in and responsibility for learning within a highly personalized and supportive university experience. The Division’s commitment to this mission is intended to assure that Tarleton graduates acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for personal fulfillment, successful careers and responsible citizenship in an increasingly diverse and global society.