East Texas Baptist University

One Tiger Drive, Marshall, TX 75670-1498
Tel: (903)935-7963
Private not-for-profit | 1,290 students
East Texas Baptist University is an undergraduate institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas since 1912. Our purpose is the development of intellectual inquiry, social consciousness, wellness, skills for a contemporary society, global awareness, and Christian character, for we believe that these endeavors prepare students to accept the obligations and opportunities to serve humanity and the Kingdom of God. Our primary focus is on a quality academic program of baccalaureate studies in the humanities, natural and social sciences, fine arts, and selected professional areas.

School Overview:

East Texas Baptist University
CountyHarrison County, TX
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
73 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,290 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,102 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
188 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
1,241 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
49 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted59%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)410-530450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)440-530460-573
ACT English (25-75%)16-2119-25
ACT Math (25-75%)17-2318-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2220-25

School Notes:

  • "East Texas Baptist University dedicates itself to excellence in service to our students as they prepare themselves for the 21st Century. The faculty and staff of our university are committed to the psychological, physical and spiritual development of each student. The integration of personal faith and academic discipline provides a foundation for our students to reach their educational, personal and professional goals as they study and learn at ETBU."
  • ETBU offers different bachelor's degrees in numerous areas of study that will help make your future plans a reality. East Texas Baptist University is dedicated to helping students from all financial backgrounds achieve their dreams of gaining a quality education.
  • East Texas Baptist University is located in Marshall, Texas, an historic city of 25,000 nestled in the scenic piney woods of East Texas. It is part of a larger metropolitan area of Longview, Texas, and Shreveport, Louisiana, and is located 150 miles east of Dallas, on Interstate 20. Marshall is in the center of a recreational and tourist region, and is near the Caddo Lake recreational area.
  • East Texas Baptist University is accredited by The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools,National Association of Schools of Music,Commissions of Collegiate Nursing Education, The Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas.

Nearby Schools:

Wiley College
1.3 mi. away

View all schools in: Texas, Harrison , Marshall, Zip 75670

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