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Baylor University Acceptance Rates & Admissions Statistics

What Does the Admissions Department at Baylor University Look For?

Review the admissions stats from recent freshman classes to have a better understanding of your chances of being admitted to Baylor University.

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How are Baylor University Admissions and Enrollment Stats Applicable to You?

Baylor Admission Statistics can help you to understand the likelihood of being accepted. Compare your SAT and ACT scores to previously accepted students. If your scores are lower than average, that may mean you should try to retake the exam or look at schools that better fit your scores. A college’s acceptance rates and selectivity are a good way to judge how difficult it is to be admitted.

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Selectivity (Fall 2021): How Many Students Get Accepted?

Open Admissions No
Selectivity of College Average Selectivity
Acceptance Rate 57%

Acceptance and Enrollment Stats (Fall 2021)

Applicant Total 36,588
Accepted 20,741
Enrolled 4,258

Who’s Applying: Applicants by Gender

Applicants: Men - Women  36 to 64
Accepted: Men - Women  43 to 57
Enrolled: Men - Women  41 to 59

Average Test Scores

About 39% of students accepted to Baylor submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 580 and 670. Math scores were between 580 and 680.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Baylor University  ( 580 to 670 )
SAT Math Scores for Baylor University  ( 580 to 680 )

Baylor received ACT scores from 31% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 25 and 32.

ACT Composite Scores for Baylor University  ( 25 to 32 )

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