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Wayland Baptist University
Location Plainview, TX
Setting Remote Town
Enrollment 4,062
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #507
Religious Affiliation Southern Baptist
Status Non-profit
Website wbu.edu
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Wayland Baptist University
Tuition (In State) $19,996
Tuition (Out of State) $19,996
Room & Board $8,768
Avg Net Price $25,220
Avg Grant Aid $9,944
% Receiving Grant Aid 93%


Wayland Baptist University
Applied 900
Admitted 733
Acceptance Rate 81.4%
Enrolled % 40.7%
Avg High School GPA 3.33
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Extremely Easy
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 16/23
SAT Range 900/1090
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline Aug 1, 2022


Wayland Baptist University
Student to Faculty Ratio 9:1
Popular Majors
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (40%)
  • Business (35%)
  • Human Services (7%)
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (5%)
  • Education (4%)


Wayland Baptist University
Graduation Rate 37%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $44,800
Making Student Loan Payments 47%
Median Student Loan Debt $19,875
Median Loan Payment $205


Wayland Baptist University
% Men 47%
% Women 53%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 42%
% Black 17%
% Hispanic 28%
% Native American 1%
% Pacific Islander 1%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 4%


Wayland Baptist University
% In-State 91%
% Out-of-State 8%


Wayland Baptist University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/