Houston Baptist University: Admission & Tests

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Houston Baptist University LogoHere is a quick review of Houston Baptist University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Houston Baptist University admission requirements are rather strong; in 2013-14 this school accepted only 35 percent of those who apply.

The college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Houston Baptist University typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$25
Houston Baptist University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Houston Baptist University is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Assessment Test is a very important element of the application procedure. 78% of applicants at Houston Baptist University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 460 to 610 on Critical Reading, from 480 to 630 on Math, and from 450 to 600 on Writing. Thus, if you scored above 570 in SAT Critical Reading, 590 in SAT Math, and 560 in SAT Writing - this should make you safe for being accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
430
540
570

SAT Math
450
560
590

SAT Writing
420
530
560

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is not a requied bit of the application procedure at Houston Baptist University. Only 22 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 26 on Composite, from 19 to 26 on English, from 20 to 27 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. So, if you have got above 25 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writingthen it will most likely get you admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
25

ACT English
18
23
24

ACT Math
18
24
25

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(281)
649-3000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Houston Baptist University, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (281) 649-3000 or check Houston Baptist University Website

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