Houston Baptist University - Houston, TX

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Houston Baptist University

School Overview

Houston Baptist Universityhas a Southern Baptist religious affiliation.

Houston Baptist Universityhas a Southern Baptist religious affiliation.

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree. Houston Baptist Universityhas a Southern Baptist religious affiliation.

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree.Houston Baptist University is a private, for-profit school.

Contacting the School

7502 Fondren Rd
Houston, TX 77074-3298
Main Phone: 2816493000
Web Site:www.hbu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 2,339 (full-time equivalent) students. 98.5% of students attend full-time, while1.5% attend part-time. Male students comprised 33.6% of the student body, while females made up 66.4%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (445)%, Hispanic (334)%, Asian (375)%, and Native American (10)%.

Houston Baptist Universityis a Minority Serving Institution as defined by the Office of Civil Rights. The school is a Hispanic Serving Institution, for federal financial aid purposes.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 470.One quarter of students scored at least 590.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 480 or higher.One fourth of students scored 590 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

    EducationEnglish Language And Literature
      Health CareHistory And Social SciencesHome Economics
        Leisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychologyTheology And Religious Vocations

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        Houston Baptist University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Division I Independents (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

        The school offers financial aid to athletes for basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

        Special Student Services

        Academic Services

        • Remedial assistance
        • AP credits
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 26,314.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 22,552.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 26,314.00

        Admission Requirements

        The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

        • Standardized test scores are required.
        • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
        Recommended (but not required):
        • High-school GPA is recommended.
        • Secondary school rank is recommended.
        • Secondary school record is recommended.
        • Recommendations are recommended.
        • A college preparatory program is recommended.
        Neither Required Nor Recommended:
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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