Howard Payne University: Ranking & Review

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Howard Payne University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate59%62%56%
Applicants1,396708688
Admissions826441385
Enrolled undergraduates253150103
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,072571501

435 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

59 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores100
Percent of students submitting SAT scores40%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
515
Math
500

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores149
Percent of students submitting ACT scores59%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
19
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Howard Payne University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$39,890$39,890
Off-campus$37,516$37,516
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,524 and other expenses per full academic year.

Howard Payne University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 749 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$25,290$25,290
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,400$2,400
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$820$820
Tuition for Full-time graduates$9,180$9,180
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$525$525

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services391554
Education31738
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies25833
Theology and Religious Vocations14418
Social Sciences1717
Psychology1010
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences77
Legal Professions and Studies77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs77
Biological and Biomedical Sciences66
Health Professions and Related Programs55
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Visual and Performing Arts33
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Public Administration and Social Service Professions22
English Language and Literature & Letters22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
History11
Physical Sciences11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total19534229

A total of 195 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Howard Payne University.

At the master's level 34 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%35%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 48%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Founded1889
MottoBelieve, Belong, Become
Religious affiliationBaptist
Colorsgold, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff240
Instructional FTE95
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitehputx.edu
Address1000 Fisk St.
Brownwood, Texas, 76801-2794
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population19,000
Phone3256462502
Fax+1 (325) 649 8901

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