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About Jarvis Christian College

Jarvis Christian College is a private, religious school in an rural setting in Hawkins, Texas. Jarvis Christian College was founded in 1912 .

Jarvis Christian College offers housing for up to 700 students. The majority of students live on-campus and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.About 70% of students stay on-campus during the weekends..

As of 2016, the total market value of Jarvis Christian College's endowment was $11.51 million The institution spends around $9,729 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 26 Jarvis Christian College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Jarvis Christian College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 54%
Average GPA 2.8
Mean ACT score 15
Tuition $10,400

2022 Jarvis Christian College Regular Decision Application Deadline

August 15 is the final deadline to submit an application for Fall. All regular decision applicants will be notified by August 15.

Early Admission at Jarvis Christian College

Jarvis Christian College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Jarvis Christian College Acceptance Rate 2016

It is slightly difficult to get into Jarvis Christian College. Around 54% of applicants get into Jarvis Christian College each year. Out of 983 applications received in 2021, 535 students were offered admission.

Jarvis Christian College Waitlist

Jarvis Christian College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Jarvis Christian College?

Jarvis Christian College is considered slightly difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Jarvis Christian College, applicants must submit the following items.

Jarvis Christian College Application Requirements

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Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Jarvis Christian College

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Jarvis Christian College is 2.8 /4.0. The mean ACT score for Jarvis Christian College students is 15.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Jarvis Christian College.

Does Jarvis Christian College Require the ACT or SAT?

Jarvis Christian College 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.

Out of all applicants, 35% submitted the SAT. 36% submitted the ACT.

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Dorms at Jarvis Christian College

Yes! Jarvis Christian College provides on-campus housing for up to 700 students.

Jarvis Christian College students are active in the school's Student Government Association, Pre-Alumni Club and Student Ministers' Association. Homecoming/Founders' Week, Miss Jarvis Coronation, and and Annual Christmas Concert are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Jarvis Christian College.

Financial Aid at Jarvis Christian College

Jarvis Christian College meets 80% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $10,530 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve 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 don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is Jarvis Christian College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a college is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Jarvis Christian College

About 53% of students who start at Jarvis Christian College return the next year. Out of the 119 students who started at Jarvis Christian College as first-time freshman, 8 graduate within four years.

Jarvis Christian College's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 18%. 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 Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 48% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $27,000 a year. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $29,296 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Jarvis Christian College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Jarvis Christian College a good school for you?

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Where is Jarvis Christian College Located?

Jarvis Christian College is located in the rural setting of Hawkins, Texas.

If you want to see Jarvis Christian College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 80 to Hawkins, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Tyler Pounds Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Jarvis Christian College and Hawkins are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PR 7631 @ U S Highway 80 East PO Box 1470 Hawkins, TX 75765-1470

Campus Setting: Rural

Jarvis Christian College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Jarvis Christian College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Jarvis Christian College is Continuous processing.

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


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Jarvis Christian College is 15. Students with an ACT score of 17 and above have a good chance of getting into Jarvis Christian College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 13 and 17 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 13 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

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