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Baylor University is a large (under 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Southwest in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Baylor University include: Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 218 Bachelors awards; Law with 175 PhD professional practice awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 158 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 127 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 115 Masters awards;. Baylor University is located at 500 Speight Ave. in Waco, TX 76798.

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Baylor University Facts

Baylor University is located at 500 Speight Ave. in Waco, TX 76798

Total Applicants: 27,828
Percent Admitted: 61%
Dorm Capacity: 5,209
Graduation Rate: 72%
Retention Rate: 85%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 2%

Baylor University telephone number: (254) 710-1011

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Baylor University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $33,716
Total Cost In State: $49,038
Total Cost Out of State: $49,038

Admissions stats for Baylor University

Your chances are looking very good to get accepted to Baylor University. Why? Because they have a 61% acceptance rate.

Student Demographics at Baylor University
Baylor University Demographics
Totals: 3,504
     Males: 1,458 (42% of total)
     Females: 2,046 (58% of total)
Asians: 209
     Asian Males: 92 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 117 (3% of total)
Blacks: 222
     Black Males: 67 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 155 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 349
     Hispanic Males: 127 (4% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 222 (6% of total)
Native Americans: 10
     Native American Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 6 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 4
     Hawaiian Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 2 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 134
     Mixed Race Males: 44 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 90 (3% of total)
Whites: 2,451
     White Males: 1,053 (30% of total)
     White Females: 1,398 (40% of total)
Foreign Students: 108
     Foreign Males: 61 (2% of total)
     Foreign Females: 47 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Baylor University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(218 Bachelors degrees)
(175 PhD professional practice degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(158 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(127 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(115 Masters degrees)
(101 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(101 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(94 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(94 Bachelors degrees)
(80 Bachelors degrees)
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
(76 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(72 Bachelors degrees)
(72 Masters degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(63 Bachelors degrees)
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
(58 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(56 Masters degrees)
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
(53 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(52 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(47 Bachelors degrees)
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Information Technology
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Managerial Economics
(40 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(40 Bachelors degrees)
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
(39 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
(39 Bachelors degrees)
(38 Masters degrees)
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Baylor University Weather
Baylor University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 66.20 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 35.20 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 47.49 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.06 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.09 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 76.14 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 16.92 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Baylor University?
 Caring Professors
 Off-Campus Parking
 Green Campus
 Career-Oriented Students
 Parties and Partying
 School Dining
 Computer Availability

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