East Texas Baptist University

#6996 / #1897
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#637
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Private Baptist university in Marshall, Texas

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About East Texas Baptist University

According to Wikipedia, East Texas Baptist University is a private Baptist university in Marshall, Texas. History ETBU is located on the site of the former Van Zandt Farm at the highest altitude in Harrison County. ETBU was founded as the College of Marshall in 1912, after a campaign to create a Southern Baptist college in East Texas. The campus' first building, Marshall Hall, was completed in 1916. It was designed to house a gymnasium, library, chapel/theatre, administrative offices and classrooms. The College of Marshall opened the following year in 1917 as a two-year junior college and academy. The college was greatly enlarged during the tenure of President Frank Shelby Groner who served as president of the college from 1928 until 1942. It became East Texas Baptist College in 1944

East Texas Baptist University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,248 92% 35% 1020 19

How Much Does East Texas Baptist University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$27,980
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,777
30K - 48K $18,497
48K - 75K $22,887
75K - 110K $23,992
110K+ $25,617

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do East Texas Baptist University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from East Texas Baptist University, then you can expect to earn an average of $43,600 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

East Texas Baptist University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,471 1,359 112

Where is East Texas Baptist University?

East Texas Baptist University is located at One Tiger Drive, Marshall TX 75670-1498

How Safe is East Texas Baptist University?

Marshall has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is East Texas Baptist University Known For?

East Texas Baptist University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

East Texas Baptist University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are East Texas Baptist University's Most Influential Alumni?

East Texas Baptist University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Communications. Here are some of East Texas Baptist University's most famous alumni:

Jack Hyles
Jack Hyles
A Baptist minister in the United States.
Josiah Gilbert Holland
Josiah Gilbert Holland
A Novelist, poet, editor.
Brock Gill
Brock Gill
An American magician.
John Dowdy
An American politician .
Rick Edmonds
A Louisiana politician .
Maggie-Lee Huckabee
A USA-born researcher in New Zealand.