1209 N. Grove Marshall, TX 75670 903-923-2000
http://www.etbu.edu admissions@etbu.edu
About East Texas Baptist University
  • Year of Foundation 1912
  • Size of Campus 200 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Baptist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Other
  • Undergraduate Population 1,326
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51%, 49%, 10%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $19,680
  • Room and Board $5,666
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,116
East Texas Baptist University is located in Marshall, Texas, a 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. ETBU provides academic excellence while integrating faith with learning. There are over 40 programs of study with several courses offered through travel study which give opportunities to see the world while completing your education. More than 85% of faculty members have the highest possible degree in their field. Excellent facilities and quality staff round out a complete commitment to provide a campus culture and experience that will help students prepare for life and their career. You will find an incredible campus community at ETBU. About 85% of students live on campus and participate in numerous clubs and organizations. A vibrant campus life filled with student activities and intramural sports provide students the ability to gain important leadership skills that are vital to success in life.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 2
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Movies, Barn Bash, Marked Target, Concerts, Fun Frenzy
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Psi Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Beta Delta, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Alpha Iota
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Connections, French Club, International Club, United Voices of Praise
  • Distance to nearest airport Shreveport, LA (35), Longview, TX (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Marshall, TX (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Marshall, TX (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 50%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 56%
  • Number of students using college housing 71%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 32
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (26%), men's dorms (18%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (52%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 50%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 115,354
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,413
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Museums University archives and special collections
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 300
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books 51,790
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 40
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Microforms 1,089
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 137
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Electronic audio (59); Database (170); Electronic/Full-Text Journals and Newspapers (13,322); Scores (2,695); Electronic Scores (2,000); Other (2,989)
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 84%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,604
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village