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Tier One Universities

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Texas State graduates to ’emerging research’ status

There are now eight Texas universities vying to be the state's next tier-one campus. Texas State University has officially been reclassified as an "emerging research university," making it eligible for the state-sanctioned competition designed to establish the next great public research university in Texas.