Howard Payne University
Howard Payne University
|County||Brown County, TX|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|95 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,130 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||951 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||179 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||1,091 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||39 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||5%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||410-520||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||440-550||460-573|
|ACT English (25-75%)||16-23||19-25|
|ACT Math (25-75%)||18-24||18-25|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||18-24||20-25|
- Howard Payne College was founded by the Pecan Valley Baptist Association at Indian Creek, Texas, on June 20, 1889. The two men considered the founders of the college are John D. Robnett, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Brownwood, and Noah T. Byars, in whose blacksmith shop Texas declared her independence on March 2, 1836. They were memorialized when Texas State Historical Markers were placed in Old Main Park in 1998.
- HPU offers the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Associate in Ministry, and Associate in Health Science.
- Students may choose from more than 50 majors, minors and pre-professional programs within six schools - Science and Math, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Music and Fine Arts, and Humanities
- HPU offers more than 50 student organizations, including honor societies, service and social clubs, departmental groups, athletics and intramurals.
- HPU is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097: Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award degrees at the baccalaureate level. HPU is also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, the Commission on Accreditation of the Council on Social Work Education, and the State Board for Educator Certification.
Howard Payne University Family Day 10.05.2019
8 months ago