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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 1,485
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $843
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $843
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 98
Median SAT/ACT 1040/21 (MEAN)
% of African American Students 16.9
% of Asian American Students 0.5
% of Hispanic Students 10.6
% of International Students 0.8
Student/Teacher Ratio 15:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 72
% of Male/% of Female Students 45/55
Greek System? NO
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 93
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 26
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 35
% of Freshmen Who Return 63
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School N/A

East Texas Baptist University

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One Tiger Dr., Marshall, TX 75670











  • Graduate degrees are available in programs including business, clinical mental health counseling, and theological studies.
  • 99 percent of ETBU students receive some form of financial assistance.
  • ETBU’s Teacher Education Program’s recent overall pass rate for the state licensure examination is one hundred percent. The School of Nursing’s pass rate for the National Council Licensure Examination was one hundred percent for the fifth year in a row.
  • Over 75 percent of full-time faculty have terminal degrees within their discipline.

EAST TEXAS BAPTIST University (ETBU), as a Christ-centered institution of higher education, stands for educational excellence and servant leadership development. ETBU students are challenged to pursue God’s vocational calling in a scholarly, Christian community where integration of biblical faith and learning is the foundation of students’ intellectual development and spiritual formation.

ETBU provides more than 45 undergraduate majors along with eleven graduate programs. The beautiful 253-acre campus is nestled in the Piney Woods of East Texas in Marshall, one of Texas’s oldest and most historic cities. With more than 1,600 students, a student-faculty ratio of 15:1, and an average undergraduate class size of 21, students experience a supportive and nurturing environment and receive rigorous curricular and cross-cultural learning experiences with specialized attention from faculty leaders through programs such as University Honors, Global Study and Serve, and the Tiger Athletic Mission Experience.

ETBU develops Christian servant leaders by encouraging students to actively engage in community volunteer service and service-learning activities. ETBU students currently devote more than 50,000 hours annually in the region and across the globe.

ETBU competes in 16 NCAA sports and also offers club sports in hockey, bass fishing, pom, cheer, and acrobatics, and tumbling. With more than fifty organizations and ministries, students are actively engaged within their campus community.

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