Baylor University

Women's WCLA Contact: Kayla Weisenberger
Profile
Size
9 / 10
14,316 Undergrads / 17,059 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$37,745 Net Price
Selectivity
9 / 10
39% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
90%
Overall Graduation Rate
77%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
60% / 77%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Christ and Missionary Alliance Church
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
Baylor University, Waco, TX, 76798, Waco, TX, 76798 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Waco Texas Area
  • Austin Texas Area
  • San Antonio Texas Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Killeen/Temple Texas Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
Where Grads Work
  • US Army
  • Dell
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • United States Air Force
  • AT&T
  • Wells Fargo
  • IBM
  • EY
  • US Navy
  • Bank of America
  • Accenture
  • KPMG US
  • PwC
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • The University of Texas at Austin
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Legal
  • Research
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
550 - 650
Math
590 - 680
Total
1190 - 1400
ACT
English
25 - 32
Math
25 - 29
Composite
18 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 530 - 640 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 37,083 15,048 22,035
% Admitted 39% 39% 39%
% Admits That Enroll 23% 23% 23%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.64
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (29%)
    Health Professions (15%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Social Sciences (5%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Education (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (3%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (2%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Transportation & Materials Moving
    Theology
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $37,745

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$43,790
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$12,163
    Personal Expenses$3,080
     
    Sticker Price$60,233

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship97%$21,350
    Federal Grants17%$4,640
    Pell Grants17%$4,345
    Other Federal5%$963
    State & Local Grants19%$3,710
    Institutional Grants97%$19,812
     
    Student Loans47%$11,363
    Federal Loans46%$5,504
    Other Loans12%$23,116

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $1.23 Billion $72,203

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,500 $255

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,527 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $51,600

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.26 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 60% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 15 13
    Fondling 3 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 2 2
    Burglary 11 7
    Motor Vehicle Theft 9 -
    Arson 3 2

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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