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Houston Baptist University

Houston, TX
University Website: www.hbu.edu
Apply Online: www.hbu.edu/apply
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Houston Baptist University (commonly abbreviated HBU) is a private Baptist institution founded in 1960. It is located in Greater Sharpstown in Houston, Texas near the Southwest Freeway.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $24,145.00 avg tuition

7502 Fondren Rd
Houston, TX 77074-3298
(281) 649-3000

Apply online Admissions:
www.hbu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.hbu.edu/financialaid

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Houston Baptist University

Statistics:
Applied 9,868
Admitted 3,795 38%
Enrolled total 500
Full Time: 496
Part Time 4
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 480 590
SAT Math 500 610
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 470 580
ACT Composite 22 27
ACT English 21 26
ACT Math 21 26
ACT Writing 6 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 67%
4-year graduation rate 24%
6-year graduation rate 46%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Houston Baptist University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $24,145.00 $24,145.00 $24,145.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,300.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $950.00 $950.00 $950.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $11,175.00 $11,175.00 $11,175.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,300.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $550.00 $550.00 $550.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,110.00 $7,380.00 $4,380.00
Other Expenses $3,290.00 $4,380.00 $4,380.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,350.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 97%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,421.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 60%
Avg amount of student loan aid $9,821.00

Houston Baptist University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Molecular Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Bilingual and Multilingual Education X X
Biology Teacher Education X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education, General X
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Speech Teacher Education X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
Writing, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Development X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics X X
French Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Christian Studies X X
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Pastoral Studies/Counseling X
Religious/Sacred Music X
Theology/Theological Studies X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Keyboard Instruments X
Music Performance, General X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Texas

Name Amount Deadline
Youth Livestock Scholarship $1,500 February 15, 2017
Ivory Moore Undergraduate Scholarship $1,000 February 08, 2017
Ivory Moore Graduate Scholarship $1,000 February 08, 2017
Dick Laursen Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 01, 2017
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Austin C. Millspaugh Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Sara Haynes Endowed Scholarship Varies December 15, 2016
First Time College Student Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017
Community College Graduate Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017

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