Private 4 Year

East Texas Baptist University

Marshall, Texas

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East Texas Baptist University overview
Location Marshall, Texas
Online etbu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation Baptist
East Texas Baptist University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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East Texas Baptist University (ETBU) is a private Christian institution located in Marshall, Texas, approximately 40 minutes west of Shreveport, Louisiana. Founded in 1912, ETBU sits on a 220-acre campus known for its historic and picturesque collegiate Georgian architecture. The university offers a variety of undergraduate degree programs with notable strengths in education, nursing, and Christian studies. While ETBU maintains a moderately selective admissions process, it emphasizes a holistic review of each applicant. The university provides a residential experience with a majority of students living on campus in one of the eight residence halls. Although the school does offer intercollegiate athletics, it is not specifically renowned for its athletic programs, nonetheless, it competes in NCAA Division III as the Tigers.

In the most recent statistical year 1,449 prospective students applied, and 981 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 391 enrolled in the school.  1,299 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 472 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $27,450 plus fees of $1,460.












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Admission Standards

East Texas Baptist University overview
GPA 3.4

Applications Accepted

East Texas Baptist University overview
Applications Due Aug 23, 2024
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for East Texas Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,130
Other Fees$1,460
Room and Board $10,195
Budget for Other Expenses$2,346
Total One Year Cost$42,581

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$42,100 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

43% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by East Texas Baptist University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 23%
General Studies 20%
Psychology 11%
Business 11%
Health Professions 7%

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