Acceptance Rate 56.69 %
SAT Average 1,255
2023 Tuition & Fees $51,738
Student Population 20,626
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $25,693

Academic Overview

Baylor University Campus, Waco, TX
Baylor University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Waco, Texas. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Baylor University is affiliated with Baptist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $51,738 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $38,772.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 20,626 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 56.69% and the graduation rate is 82% last year.
The salary after graduation from Baylor University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Baylor's tuition & fees is $51,738. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $38,772.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Baylor. The acceptance rate of Baylor is 56.69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20.59%. The average graduation rate is 82% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,693 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 20,626 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Baylor University is 56.69 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Baylor University is 82 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Baylor University is 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Baylor University is 20,626
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Baylor University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,693 at Baylor University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressWaco, TX 76798
Online Applicationwww.baylor.edu/admissions
Financial Aidwww.baylor.edu/sfs
Net Price Calculatorwww.baylor.edu/sfs/netpricecalculator/npcalc.htm
Disability Servicewww.baylor.edu/oala/

Offered Degrees

Baylor offers 230 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree1180
Master's Degree700
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship340
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

Special Learning Opportunities

Baylor University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,321)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,074)

Veterans Benefits

Baylor University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges