- 4 Year
- BROWNWOOD, TX
- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade C+
- Diversitygrade B minus
- Campusgrade B minus
- Athleticsgrade B
- Party Scenegrade C
- Professorsgrade B
- Locationgrade C+
- Dormsgrade B minus
- Campus Foodgrade C+
- Student Lifegrade C+
- Safetygrade B+
A Christian liberal arts institution, Howard Payne University prides itself on fostering a close community where personal connection is valued. Through teaching, learning and service, the faculty and staff truly invest in students’ success.
At HPU, students choose from more than 100 majors, minors and pre-professional programs in seven schools: Business, Christian Studies, Education, Humanities, Music and Fine Arts, Nursing, and Science and Mathematics. The Guy D. Newman Honors Academy challenges students with a multidisciplinary curriculum and exciting travel opportunities. Co-curricular organizations include the Model UN, Moot Court and Student Speaker Bureau, and more than 25 student organizations round out the school’s extracurricular options.
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Most Popular Majors
- Business27 Graduates
- Criminology18 Graduates
- Physical Education Teaching and Coaching16 Graduates
- Elementary Education14 Graduates
- Biology7 Graduates
- Psychology7 Graduates
- Corporate Communications6 Graduates
- Social Work and Youth Services6 Graduates
- Athletic Training5 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities5 Graduates
Howard Payne University’s School of Business
Howard Payne University’s School of Business prepares and equips students who are planning to enter a variety of career fields. With undergraduate majors available in accounting, business administration, management, management information systems, marketing and computer information systems, as well as a Master of Business Administration graduate program.
- Mix of Online and on Campus39%
- On Campus47%
- Howard Payne is a family where people truly care.94%
- Howard Payne makes you feel like you matter.6%