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Dallas Baptist University
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  • 4 Year
  • DALLAS, TX

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade C+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

About

3000 MOUNTAIN CREEK PARKWAY
DALLAS, TX 75211
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Lone Star Conference
From Dallas Baptist University

Founded in 1898, DBU has one mission—to transform the lives of students who will transform the world, all for the glory of God.

We offer a variety of educational opportunities for individuals of all ages and academic backgrounds—including degree programs at the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral levels, as well as continuing education and certificate programs.

Through it all, we seek to integrate faith and learning and develop individuals whose desire is to serve the world.

We invite you to discover DBU and join us in our one mission.

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Dallas Baptist University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
90%
SAT Range
940-1200
ACT Range
19-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$27,599 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$16,972 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
21:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
87%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 63 responses
81%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 81 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 82 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    70%
  • On Campus
    19%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,310 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
364
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
13%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Christian
    44%
  • Very good morals
    19%
  • Snobby/Fake
    11%
  • genuine
    9%
  • Pure Morales
    5%
  • Friendly
    4%
  • Outgoing
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
91%
Poll
49%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 90 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 100 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 64 responses
  • Christ-centered
    75%
  • Professional
    8%
  • Excellent academics, fake people
    6%
  • Authentic
    3%
  • Home away from home
    3%
  • Fast-paced
    2%
  • Okay academics, fake people
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 44 responses

Dallas Baptist University Reviews

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