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East Texas Baptist University Admission Requirements

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Chances of getting into East Texas Baptist University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
59.4%
Admission Difficulty for East Texas Baptist University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into East Texas Baptist University and can I get accepted? The school has a 59% acceptance rate ranking it #23 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,057 out of 1,778 applicants were admitted making East Texas Baptist University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. East Texas Baptist University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 33% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. East Texas Baptist University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

East Texas Baptist University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
920-1120
Applicants Submitting SAT
41%
SAT Scores for East Texas Baptist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 920
SAT Scores for East Texas Baptist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1120
Average SAT Score 1020

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to East Texas Baptist University?

East Texas Baptist University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. The school ranks #49 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 41 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

East Texas Baptist University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >71%
1020 to 1120 Avg + 59%-71%
920 to 1020 Avg - 46%-59%
820 to 920 Reach 33%-46%
Less than 820 Low <33%
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East Texas Baptist University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
59%
ACT Scores for East Texas Baptist University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for East Texas Baptist University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into East Texas Baptist University?

Admission data indicates that East Texas Baptist University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #46 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 59 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to East Texas Baptist University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

East Texas Baptist University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >73%
19 to 22 Avg + 59%-73%
17 to 19 Avg - 48%-59%
15 to 17 Reach 38%-48%
Less than 15 Low <38%
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East Texas Baptist University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.33
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into East Texas Baptist University?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into East Texas Baptist University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at East Texas Baptist University was 3.33 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #38 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as East Texas Baptist University accepts 59% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted East Texas Baptist University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 17% Good
3.50 to 3.75 24% Good
3.25 to 3.50 22% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 16% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 15% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 5% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

79% of East Texas Baptist University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted East Texas Baptist University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 12%
Top 25% of class 42%
Top 50% of class 79%
Bottom 50% of class 21%
Bottom 25% of class 8%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

East Texas Baptist University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 887 891 1,778
Accepted 523 534 1,057
Acceptance Rate 59% 60% 59%
Enrolled 168 182 350
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 32% 34% 33%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jun 1, 2022
Days left to Apply
135

Applicants have 135 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to East Texas Baptist University is $25.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to East Texas Baptist University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

East Texas Baptist University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at East Texas Baptist University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=224527 IPEDS survey data for East Texas Baptist University.

FAQs

Does East Texas Baptist University prefer SAT or ACT?

41% of students submit their SAT scores to East Texas Baptist University. 59% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into East Texas Baptist University?

59% of those who apply are granted admission to East Texas Baptist University. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for East Texas Baptist University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 920 and 1120. 41% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for East Texas Baptist University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 22. 59% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.