East Texas Baptist University

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East Texas Baptist University can be found in Marshall, TX, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. East Texas Baptist University has an enrollment of around 1,200 students.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at East Texas Baptist University. A score within the range of 880 - 1050 on the SAT exam, or 18 - 22 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the East Texas Baptist University average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.14 for accepted students. East Texas Baptist University accepts approximately 70% of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, around 66% of students attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at etbu.edu.

Overall East Texas Baptist University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for East Texas Baptist University was reported as 73.6% in Fall 2013 with over 709 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into East Texas Baptist University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into East Texas Baptist University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for East Texas Baptist University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 52.6%
  • 2010-2011: 50.7%
  • 2011-2012: 57.2%
  • 2012-2013: 59.0%
  • 2013-2014: 73.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 62.7%

How Does East Texas Baptist University Compare?

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The acceptance rate for East Texas Baptist University is thirty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
LeTourneau University40.7%
Centenary College of Louisiana66.0%
Louisiana State University-Shreveport83.5%
Texas A & M University-Texarkana37.2%
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus60.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to East Texas Baptist University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math18 - 23
Composite Score18 - 22
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