Howard Payne University

Howard Payne University Ranking

country rank: 1434
world rank: 4328

University Overview

Howard Payne University ranking, founded in 1889, is a non-profit private interdisciplinary higher-education school situated in the rural environment of Brownwood, Texas (population range of 10,000-49,999). Howard Payne University ranking is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education school legally linked with the Christian-Baptist church. It is officially recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Howard Payne University provides pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees in a variety of fields of study. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 131-year-old American university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this US higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Howard Payne University also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Howard Payne University Ranking

University Identity

Name Howard Payne University
Founded 1889
Motto Believe, Belong, Become
Colours Gold and blue

University Location

Address 1000 Fisk Street Brownwood 76801-2794 Texas United States
Tel +1 (325) 649 8020
Fax +1 (325) 649 8901

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 1000 Fisk Avenue Brownwood 76801-2794 (325) 649 8027 800 880 4478

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Baptist General Convention of Texas - texasbaptists.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Howard Payne University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 80,852 physical volumes, 2,431 physical media, 652 digital/electronic medium and 130 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Howard Payne University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 698 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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