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East Texas Baptist University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to East Texas Baptist University, the regular decision application deadline is August 24 and the fee for the application is $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Applying Early to East Texas Baptist University?

East Texas 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.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to East Texas Baptist University?

Getting into East Texas Baptist University is moderately difficult. East Texas Baptist University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, East Texas Baptist University **accepted 72% of students, around 1,149 of the 1,597 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like East Texas 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.

What Does East Texas Baptist University Look For in an Applicant?

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.

Admissions Factors at East Texas Baptist University

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Not Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Not Considered
Volunteer Work Not Considered

East Texas Baptist University 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to East Texas Baptist University must submit the following items. Double check with East Texas Baptist University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into East Texas Baptist University?

Students admitted to East Texas Baptist University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 87% submitted a class rank. At East Texas Baptist University 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 33% were in the top 25% and 66% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At East Texas Baptist University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 87%
3.75 and 3.99 20%
3.50 and 3.74 23%
3.25 and 3.49 19%
3.00 and 3.24 16%
2.50 and 2.9 16%
2.00 and 2.49 3%
East Texas Baptist University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

East Texas Baptist University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to East Texas Baptist University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to East Texas Baptist University.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 24.

Transfer students can enroll in East Texas Baptist University during the following terms: Fall Term Winter Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term

East Texas Baptist University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to East Texas Baptist University?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to East Texas Baptist University.

Does East Texas Baptist University accept transfer credits?

East Texas Baptist University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. East Texas Baptist University accepts:

CLEP subject tests Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit

Does East Texas Baptist University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

East Texas Baptist University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to East Texas Baptist University?

East Texas Baptist University. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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East Texas Baptist University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

72%

How hard is it to get into East Texas Baptist University? East Texas Baptist University is a somewhat selective institution. The East Texas Baptist University acceptance rate is 72%. This means that the institution accepts 71 out of every 100 applicants.

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East Texas Baptist University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 24

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 24

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to East Texas Baptist University is Aug 24.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to East Texas Baptist University is Aug 24.

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

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East Texas Baptist University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.4

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At East Texas Baptist University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.4. 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.

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,714

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

72%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,980

Out-of-State

$27,980

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 24
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