Houston Baptist University

Acceptance Rate 72 %
SAT Average 1,090
Tuition & Fees $35,500
Student Population 3,963
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,899

Academic Overview

Houston Baptist University Campus, Houston, TX
Houston Baptist University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Houston, Texas. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 tuition & fees are $35,500 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,963 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 72% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Houston Baptist University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Houston Baptist University are $35,500. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $13,400 on average.
Houston Baptist University 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at HBU. The acceptance rate of HBU is 72% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 41%. The average received amount of financial aid is $22,899 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,963 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Houston Baptist University is 72 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Houston Baptist University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Houston Baptist University is 41 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Houston Baptist University is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Houston Baptist University is 3,963
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Houston Baptist University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,899 at Houston Baptist University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

HBU offers 106 major programs through online and on-site education where 31 programs are available through distance learning. 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
Less than one year certificate42
Bachelor's Degree617
Post Bachelor's Degree66
Master's Degree3214
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship32

Special Learning Opportunities

Houston Baptist University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and teacher certification programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,048)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,014)

Veterans Benefits

Houston Baptist 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