Program Overview

Tarleton State University offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Administrative Systems which introduces all key areas of business to the student including management, marketing, accounting, computer applications and information systems, economics, and finance.  This degree is designed to highlight real world scenarios combined with academic insight preparing the graduate for entry level positions.

The program requires that students take 47 semester hours in Tarleton State University Core Curriculum courses which include: Communications (9 hrs.), Mathematics (3 hrs.), Natural Sciences (7 hrs.), Humanities and Visual and Performing Arts (6 hrs.), Social and Behavioral Sciences (15 hrs.) and Health and Wellness (2 hrs.).

The B.S. in Administrative Systems has two possible emphasis areas, one with Business Teacher Certification and one without.  The Business Teacher Certification route requires the following courses: Administration (24 hrs.), Finance (3 hrs.), General Business (12 hrs.), Management (3 hrs.), Computer Information Systems (9 hrs.), Accounting (3 hrs.), Economics (3 hrs.), Education (15 hrs.), Reading (3 hrs.), Psychology (3 hrs.) and sophomore English (3 hrs.).  Without certification requires these courses:  Administration (24 hrs.), Finance (3 hrs.), General Business (12 hrs.), Management (3 hrs.), Computer Information Systems (9 hrs.), Accounting (3 hrs.), Economics (3 hrs.), approved Electives (12 hrs.) and advanced approved Electives (12 hrs.).

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Bachelor

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

    School Overview

    Tarleton State University is a state university, located in Stephenville, Texas, that is well-known for their horse breeding program and innovative teacher education. Founded in 1899, Tarleton State is known for having one of the largest and oldest public school improvement partnerships helping more than 50 area school districts. In 1917, Tarleton became a member of the Texas A&M University System and, in 1959, it became a four-year degree granting institution. In 1973, the school gained status as a university. Today, TSU is one of the country’s fasting growing public universities and is recorded as the second largest institution in the Texas A&M system.

    Tarleton offers associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees from the following colleges:

    • College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
    • College of Business Administration
    • College of Education
    • College of Health Sciences and Human Services
    • College of Liberal and Fine Arts
    • College of Science and Technology
    • College of Graduate Studies

    Several of the bachelor's and master's degrees are offered completely online.


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