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Wayland Baptist University

School Profile

  • Wayland Baptist UniversityPrivate Four-year Liberal Arts College/University in Plainview, TX
  • Acceptance Rate: 99%
  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Southern Baptist Convention

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 992
First-year Undergraduate Students: 205
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 891
Graduate Students: 242

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Art - General
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of English Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Mass Communications/Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Molecular Biology
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Music Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Nursing (RN)
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physical Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Religious Education
  • Bachelor of Religious/Sacred Music
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Spanish
  • Bachelor of Technology/Industrial Arts Education
  • Bachelor of Trade/Industrial Education

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $12,470
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,470

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 500
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 173
  • Minimum Internet-Based TOEFL score: 61


Member: NAIA
Team name: Pioneers, Flying Queens


  • Ranked #75 Regional Universities (West)
  • Ranked #137 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #95 Student Services and Technology

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Admissions Address

1900 West Seventh Street, CMB #712
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 291-3500
(800) 588-1928
Fax: (806) 291-1960
Contact: Debbie Stennett
Director of Admissions

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity less selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 100%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 100%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 368
Female applicants 173
Male applicants 195
Applicants accepted 367
Female applicants accepted 173
Male applicants accepted 194
Freshman enrollment 247
Female freshman enrollment 114
Male freshman enrollment 133
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 96%
Average high school GPA 3.2
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.1-3.3
GPA breakdown

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 31%
SAT Critical Reading average score 453
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 390-505
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 466
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 400-530
SAT Math score breakdown
SAT Writing average score 436
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 377-490
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range 6-8

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 74%
Average ACT Composite score 19
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 17-22
ACT Composite score breakdown
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 15-22
ACT English score breakdown
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 17-22
ACT Math score breakdown

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