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Houston Christian University

Houston, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate84%
Acceptance Rate84%

About Houston Baptist University

Houston Baptist University is a private university in the suburb of Houston, Texas. Houston Baptist University was founded in 1960. The university currently enrolls around 4,257 students per year, including 2,823 undergraduate students.

Houston Baptist University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Houston Baptist University. Around 84% of applicants get into Houston Baptist University each year. In 2022, 10,258 students applied to Houston Baptist University and 8,666 were admitted.

Houston Baptist University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 20.63%

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Houston Baptist University is located in the suburbs of Houston.

If you want to see Houston Baptist University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 59 to Houston, or book a flight to the nearest airport, William P. Hobby.

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College Info

7502 Fondren Road Houston, TX 77074

Campus Setting: Suburban

Houston Baptist University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Houston Baptist University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Houston Baptist University is Continuous processing.

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Houston Baptist University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1050 - 1220


Math SAT Range

530 - 610


Reading SAT Range

530 - 620

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Wondering what life at Houston Baptist University is like? There are approximately 4,257 students enrolled at Houston Baptist University, including 2,823 undergraduate students and 1,434 graduate students. 76% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from TX and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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