If you are considering submitting an applicationto Dallas Baptist University, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
Dallas Baptist University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Dallas Baptist University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Dallas Baptist University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Dallas Baptist University **accepted 99% of students, around 4,637 of the 4,704 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Dallas Baptist University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Dallas Baptist University must submit the following items. Double check with Dallas Baptist University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
|Other Requirements||√||rank in upper 50% of high school class|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Dallas Baptist University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 67% submitted a class rank. At Dallas Baptist University 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 40% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Dallas Baptist University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||17%|
|3.50 and 3.74||23%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12.5%|
|2.50 and 2.9||11%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3%|
|Dallas Baptist University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Dallas Baptist University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 63% of Dallas Baptist University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 31% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Dallas Baptist University applicants, you should strive to earn between 990 and 1180 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Dallas Baptist University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1180 and 25% of scored lower than 990, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Dallas Baptist University student is 1089.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Dallas Baptist University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Dallas Baptist University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Dallas Baptist University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Dallas Baptist University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Dallas Baptist University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Dallas Baptist University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Dallas Baptist University during the following terms: Fall Term Winter Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Dallas Baptist University?
Students who are admitted to Dallas Baptist University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Dallas Baptist University accept transfer credits?
Dallas Baptist University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Dallas Baptist University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Dallas Baptist University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Dallas Baptist University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Dallas Baptist University?
Dallas Baptist University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Dallas Baptist University? Dallas Baptist University is a somewhat selective institution. The Dallas Baptist University acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 98 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Dallas Baptist University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Dallas Baptist University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Dallas Baptist University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Dallas Baptist University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1180 and Above
990 to 1180
990 and Less
The median SAT score for Dallas Baptist University students is 1089. Applicants with SAT scores of 1180 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Dallas Baptist University, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1180 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Dallas Baptist University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Dallas Baptist University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.48. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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