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If all your degree does is get you job, you've missed an opportunity. We believe you have an important role to play in the world, so every aspect of our student experience is designed to prepare you to succeed not only in your career but in life. It's why we are committed to providing a higher education that combines cutting-edge scholarship with the wisdom provided by a Christian foundation.
At Houston Baptist University, you will join a diverse community of student who share your values and a core curriculum designed to help you think critically, creatively, and ethically; a'' of which are keys to success not matter your chosen field. Through learning communities, student organizations, and residence life you will foster meaningful and long lasting relationships. At HBU we love that our 2,300 undergraduate students get to experience small classes with faculty who know you personally and are committed to your success will help you thrive.
Houston Baptist University Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.56 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.62 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.62 responses
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.74 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.86 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.45 responses
Houston Baptist University Reviews
The cons: The food on campus is not the best, but there are several restaurants within walking distance. The dorms are not the greatest and the service to help with plumbing is always pretty late.