Student Population
Howard Payne University overview
Location Brownwood, Texas
Online hputx.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Howard Payne University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Brownwood, Texas, Howard Payne University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,396 prospective students applied, and 826 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 253 enrolled in the school.  897 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 175 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $25,290 plus fees of $2,400. Howard Payne University is ranked 927 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Howard Payne University overview
SAT 1010/1170
ACT 19/22
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Howard Payne University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,400
Room and Board $8,304
Budget for Other Expenses$2,696
Total One Year Cost$39,890


Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Howard Payne University students
Subject Percent of Class
Theology and Religious Vvocations 15%
Education 13%
Business 12%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 6%
Social Sciences 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225548 IPEDS survey data for Howard Payne University.