Missouri Baptist University
Saint Louis, MO 63141-8698

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 5,732
Religious affiliation Baptist
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 436 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

51%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Missouri Baptist University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,000 applications and 512 students were granted admission. Missouri Baptist University is at the #49 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 93% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 8% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT820 to 1060
ACT18 to 23

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
$35
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Missouri Baptist University's tuition was $23,720 for all students regardless of residency (11.5% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$19,246
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$23,720
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$23,720
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Missouri Baptist University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 45% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,312 (which is 2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Missouri Baptist University in 2016-2017, was 191, which is 75% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,678 (which is 3.7% below the national average.)

$4,312
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,678
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Missouri Baptist University has enrolled a total of 5,732 students (1,643 students full-time and 4,089 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,732 students, 416 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 36% men and 64% women and 4,632 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,100 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 406 students for distance studies.

5,732
Total Enrollment
416
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 61%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 26%

Black/African American: 7%

Two or more races: 2%

Hispanic: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Missouri Baptist University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Education 28% 126 44
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 16% 74 57
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 11% 52 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 11% 52
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 7% 34 26
Theology And Religious Vocations 5% 24 0
Social Sciences 3% 12
Mathematics And Statistics 2% 10
History 1% 4
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 1% 4

Graduation & Dropout Rates

36%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Missouri Baptist University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
62%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$29,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Missouri Baptist University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,400. Last year, out of the total 655 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 609 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 591 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 520 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $29,400 $34,600
Employment Rate 93% 88%
Total Graduates 655 591

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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4.4 mile away
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7.3 mile away
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7.9 mile away
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8.1 mile away
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