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Baylor University

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Rating

Private

Type

18,956

Students

$42,842

Tuition

45%

Acceptance

#110

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Waco, TX

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Baylor University is a large private university located in Waco, TX ranked 140thin America. It has a total of 14,751 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting just greater than 4 in every 9 applicants. Baylor University offers 209 different majors and is best known for its religious music, entrepreneurship, and management information systems programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 6th respectively). With a tuition cost of $42,842 per year, Baylor University is quite pricey. 71.81% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $51,600 per year, which is 24% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$47,364/Year
Above Average

Baylor University

$47,364

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$64,880/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$41,496/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

45%Acceptance
Average

Baylor University

45%

National

69%
Sat

1200 - 1380

49% of students submit

Admissions Yield

21%

ACT

25 - 29

51% of students submit

Application Website

www.baylor.edu/admissions

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

14,751Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

3,364

Part-Time

2
Male

41%

In-state

83%

Female

59%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

2%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
7% Accounting6% Business Administration and Management, General5% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse82% Others

7% Accounting

6% Business Administration and Management, General

5% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

82% Others

Accounting

7%

333 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

6%

285 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

5%

264 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

5%

237 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

4%

191 Graduates

Finance, General

3%

153 Graduates

Communication, General

3%

132 Graduates

Management Information Systems, General

3%

128 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors13:113:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

13

Number of Library Books

1,179,275

Academic Spend per Student

$17,576

Full-time Retention Rate

89%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$42,600/Year

Baylor University

$42,600

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$42,600

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$51,600

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

71%