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Applying to Baylor

Acceptance Rate 45.33%
Yield 21.10%
SAT Score 1,290
ACT Score 29
Applicants 34,582

Applying To Baylor

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 45.33% at Baylor University where a total of 34,582 students applied and 15,676 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,290 and the average ACT score is 29. It requires five items and recommends 1 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Baylor University.
Open Admission Policy
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.baylor.edu/admissions
Online Applicationwww.baylor.edu/admissions
Acceptance Rate45%
Average Test Scores1,290 SAT / 29 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 45.33% where a total of 34,582 students (12,944 men and 21,638 women) have applied to Baylor and 15,676 (6,702 men and 8,974 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 1,348 male and 1,959 female students have enrolled into Baylor and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 21.10%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Baylor
TotalMenWomen
Applicants34,58212,94421,638
Admitted15,6766,7028,974
Enrolled3,3071,3481,959
Acceptance Rate 45.33% 51.78% 41.47%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 21.10% 20.11% 21.83%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Baylor, 1,599 applicants (49% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,696 applicants (51%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,290 and the average ACT score is 29 at Baylor. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,380 and 25th percentile score is 1,200. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 95 and the 25th percentile score is 77. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Baylor.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Baylor
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing600680
SAT Math600700
ACT Composite2632
ACT Math2529
ACT English2634
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Baylor University requires 5 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 1 articles (Completion of College Preparatory Program) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 2 item(s) (Recommendations, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) are considered but not required to submit. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Baylor University
Application Requirements for Baylor
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Baylor University is Semester. Baylor University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Baylor University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training