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International Baccalaureate Applicants

First-time freshmen entering Tarleton directly from an accredited high school and completing an IB Program.

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What You Need to Apply

  • Tarleton Admission Application
    Applicant type: Freshman 
  • A U.S. $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT test scores
  • Any other items requested by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions based on application answers

Effective Spring 2020 forward: Official SAT and ACT test scores must be sent directly from the testing agency. Tarleton will not accept test scores from the high school. Tarleton's SAT code is 6817. Tarleton's ACT code is 4204.

Freshmen Admissions Requirements

IB requirements are the same as high school applicants. Your admission decision will be evaluated based on the rank and score requirements of high school applicants.


You are responsible for requesting your Official IB transcript.

International Baccalaureate College Credit

Freshmen applicants to Tarleton State University should indicate completion of a high school International Baccalaureate Program at the time of application.

Students who complete the International Baccalaureate and meet State of Texas requirements will be granted credit for a minimum of 24 semester hours. To ensure that the Director of Undergraduate Admissions is aware of the IB Program, you may information about the type and amount of creditTarleton State University is willing to grant, based on your IB transcript.;

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