Overview

Applicants
640
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average HS GPA
3.30

SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
440 - 570
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
440 - 550
ACT Composite Scores
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
17 - 23

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with Writing required

Deadlines

Regular — August 31


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
11:1
Total Faculty
140
with Terminal Degree
62

95
Men
45
Women
9
Minority

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business/Commerce, General.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Information Science/Studies.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Art Teacher Education.
  • Biology Teacher Education.
  • Business Teacher Education.
  • Chemistry Teacher Education.
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education.
  • Education, General.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
  • History Teacher Education.
  • Mathematics Teacher Education.
  • Music Teacher Education.
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
  • Social Science Teacher Education.
  • Social Studies Teacher Education.
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education.
  • Speech Teacher Education.
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels.
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.
  • Speech and Rhetorical Studies.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Athletic Training/Trainer.
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science.
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies.
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Philosophy.
  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Social Sciences, General.
  • Sociology.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Bible/Biblical Studies.
  • Religious Education.
  • Religious/Sacred Music.
  • Theology/Theological Studies.
  • Youth Ministry.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Keyboard Instruments.
  • Music Performance, General.
  • Voice and Opera.


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Interest Inventory
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Dr. Juan Andreade
Recipient U.S. Presidential Medal of Service

Gene Street
Founder Black-eyed Pea Restaurant

Dr. Jimmy Allen
Author, former Pres. Southern Bapt. Convention

Dr. Susan Barber
VP Acadmic Affairs, Oklahoma City University

Dr. Richard Jackson
Pres. Jackson Center for Evangelism

Dr. William Bates
Associate Dean, School of Music, Univ. S. Carolina

Cynthia Clawson Courtney
Christian Recording Artist, Grammy Award

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Interest Inventory
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,981

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,888

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,486

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$11,500
Required Fees
$1,000
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,000

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,500
Transportation for Commuters
$900

On-Campus Room and Board
$4,615
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,319
Foreign Countries Represented
6

Demographics

50% female
50% male
3% are out of state
77% are full time
23% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
48%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
91%

Campus Environment
Rural

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
32
Number of Honor Societies
3

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
4

11% join a fraternity
11% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Yellow Jackets)
7 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Yellow Jackets)
7 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Abram Choate
Admissions Counselor

Address
Office of Admissions
1000 Fisk Ave.
Brownwood,, TX 76801

Phone
325-649-8022

Email
enroll@hputx.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Elliston-Cassle Wellness Center
Mabee University Center
Douglas macArther Academy of Freedom
Muse Mall and Plaza
Old Main Park

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Lake Brownwood
Historic Downtown Brownwood
Area golf courses

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times:
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Academic Year

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Commuter airline from Brownwood into Dallas/Ft.Worth

Driving Instructions to Campus
Howard Payne University is located off of Highway 377, just south of downtown.

Local Accommodations
Holiday Inn Express Days Inn Best Western


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