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The acceptance rate of Ouachita Baptist University is 61.4%. Total 2,538 students have applied to and 1,559 have accepted to admit. Eventually, 441 students enrolled in Ouachita Baptist University (Admission Yield: 28.3%). The average SAT score is 1,155 and the average ACT score is 25.

  • Acceptance Rate: 61.4%
  • Yield: 28.3%
  • SAT Score: 1,155

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Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,538 students have applied to Ouachita Baptist University. By gender, 954 male and 1,584 female students have applied to the school. Among them, 1,559 (568 male and 991 female) students have accepted and 441(179 male and 262 female) have enrolled into Ouachita Baptist University for academic year 2019-2020. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate at Ouachita Baptist University.
2019-2020 Admission Stats at Ouachita Baptist University
Acceptance Rate 61.43% 59.54% 62.56%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 28.29% 31.51% 26.44%

SAT/ACT Scores

At Ouachita Baptist University, 107 applicants (24% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 389 applicants (88%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,250 and 25th percentile score is 1,060. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 86 and 25th percentile score is 61. The SAT and ACT scores are required to submit when applying to Ouachita Baptist University. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Ouachita Baptist University.
2019-2020 Submitted SAT and ACT Scores at Ouachita Baptist University
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530630
SAT Math530620
ACT Composite2128
ACT Math1927
ACT English2131

Offered Degrees at OBU

Ouachita Baptist University offers 2 degree/certificate programs - Associate, Bachelor's. Below table summarizes the offered degrees at Ouachita Baptist University.
Offered Degrees at Ouachita Baptist University
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

Accepted Credits at OBU

Ouachita Baptist University accepts Dual Credit, Advanced placement (AP) credits, Credit for military training, . Below table summarizes the accepted credits at Ouachita Baptist University.
Accepted Credits at Ouachita Baptist University
Credit TypeAccepted
Dual Credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Credit for military training

Application Checklist

For applying to Ouachita Baptist University, 4 items are required to and 3 items are recommended to submit. Next list shows the application requirement for Ouachita Baptist University.

High School GPA


High School Rank


High School Record (or Transcript)


Completion of College Preparatory Program


Formal Demonstration of Competencies


Admission Test Scores




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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020