- ACT---The ACT Assessment is a nationally recognized college admissions exam that tests the areas of English, Math, Reading, Science, and an optional essay. ACT results are accepted by Tarleton State University and the optional essay section is required by the University.
- SAT--- The SAT measures the verbal, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students have developed over time and the skills they need to be successful academically. The SAT is scored on a scale of 200-800 (for each section). The SAT is also accepted for admissions requirements at Tarleton State University.