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Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, TX
University Website: www.wbu.edu
Apply Online: www.wbu.edu/admission/steps_to_apply/default.htm
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Wayland Baptist University is private, coeducational Baptist university based in Plainview, Texas. Wayland Baptist has a total of fourteen campuses in five Texas cities, six states, and in Kenya. On August 31, 1908, the university was chartered by the state of Texas, under the name Wayland Literary and Technical Institute. The university would have another name change in 1910 as Wayland Baptist College. In 1981, it attained university status and settled with the current name, Wayland Baptist University. It currently has a total enrollment of approximately 8,000 .

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $10,440.00 avg tuition

1900 W 7th St.
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 291-1000

Apply online Admissions:
www.wbu.edu/college-admission/
Financial Aid:
www.wbu.edu/admission/financial_aid

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
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • 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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Wayland Baptist University

Statistics:
Applied 606
Admitted 600 99%
Enrolled total 377
Full Time: 354
Part Time 23
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 380 490
SAT Math 410 500
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 370 460
ACT Composite 16 22
ACT English 14 21
ACT Math 17 23
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 50%
4-year graduation rate 20%
6-year graduation rate 37%
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 Recommended
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor 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

Wayland Baptist University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $10,440.00 $10,440.00 $10,440.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $880.00 $880.00 $880.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $435.00 $435.00 $435.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $6,570.00 $6,570.00 $6,570.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $820.00 $820.00 $820.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $365.00 $365.00 $365.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $4,867.00 $9,000.00 $3,444.00
Other Expenses $3,444.00 $3,444.00 $3,444.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $35.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,300.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 96%
Percent receiving grant aid 95%
Avg amount of grant aid $9,316.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 67%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,568.00

Wayland 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
Business Administration and Management, General X X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
EDUCATION
Business Teacher Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, Other X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Pre-Law Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Christian Studies X X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X X
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
American Government and Politics (United States) X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Religious Education X
Religious/Sacred Music X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Texas

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region VIII Scholarship $3,000 December 01, 2016
Hot Sauce Depot Texas Scholars Program $500 November 30, 2016
Austin C. Millspaugh Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016
Sara Haynes Endowed Scholarship Varies December 15, 2016

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