Oklahoma Baptist University

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Oklahoma Baptist University can be found in Shawnee, OK, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly a thousand students are enrolled at Oklahoma Baptist University.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score within the range of 930 to 1200 on the SAT exam, or 21 to 27 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Oklahoma Baptist University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. This school has an acceptance rate of 57% with 16% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at okbu.edu.

Overall Oklahoma Baptist University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Oklahoma Baptist University was reported as 56.9% in Fall 2013 with over 6,510 applications submitted to Oklahoma Baptist University. 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: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Oklahoma Baptist University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Oklahoma Baptist University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Oklahoma Baptist University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 65.6%
  • 2010-2011: 66.8%
  • 2011-2012: 65.9%
  • 2012-2013: 62.0%
  • 2013-2014: 56.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 61.6%

How Does Oklahoma Baptist University Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Saint Gregorys University94.7%
Oklahoma Christian University63.2%
Oklahoma City University72.0%
Southwestern Christian University88.4%
East Central University98.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters 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 Oklahoma Baptist University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English21 - 27
Math20 - 26
Composite Score21 - 27
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