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Central Baptist College

Conway, AR 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate62%
Acceptance Rate62%

About Central Baptist College

Central Baptist College Overview

Central Baptist College is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Conway, Arkansas. Central Baptist College was founded in 1952 and enrolls 832 undergrads and no graduate students. Central Baptist College offers housing for students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 15, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Student Involvement at Central Baptist College

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Central Baptist College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Central Baptist College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Central Baptist College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Central Baptist College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Central Baptist College on the Student Life page.

2022 Central Baptist College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 62%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 9%
Tuition $15,900
Percent of Need Met 62%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $15,214

Is Central Baptist College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a clearer sense of what Central Baptist College offers and if the school might be a good choice for you.

Central Baptist College Acceptance Rate 2022

Central Baptist College is not difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at Central Baptist College is 62%. Last year, 318 students applied to Central Baptist College and 197 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Central Baptist College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It gauges how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 64% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Central Baptist Collegereturn for the next year. Around 31% of students who started at Central Baptist College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Central Baptist College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Central Baptist College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Central Baptist College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Baptist College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Central Baptist College meets 62% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Central Baptist College full-time are awarded $15,214 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $25,335 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Baptist College.

Based on this information, does Central Baptist College seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Central Baptist College a good school for you?

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Where is Central Baptist College Located?

Central Baptist College is located in the small town setting of Conway, Arkansas.

If you want to see Central Baptist College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Conway, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bill and Hillary Clinton National/Adams Field.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Central Baptist College and Conway are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1501 College Avenue Conway, AR 72032

Campus Setting: Small Town

Central Baptist College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Central Baptist College is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Central Baptist College is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Central Baptist College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

25 and Above

Good

19 to 25

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Central Baptist College is 21. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Central Baptist College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Central Baptist College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Central Baptist College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$24,600

In State

$24,600

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$15,600
$15,600
Fees
$1,500
$1,500
Housing
$7,500
$7,500
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Central Baptist College is like? There are approximately 832 students enrolled at Central Baptist College. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 74% percent are from AR and 26% percent of students are from other states.

79%

Full Time

21%

Part Time

74%

In State

26%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

832

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

62%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$17,100

Out-of-State

$17,100

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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