Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Texas


Student Population
Dallas Baptist University overview
Location Dallas, Texas
Online dbu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Dallas Baptist University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Dallas, Texas, Dallas Baptist University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,757 prospective students applied, and 2,428 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 548 enrolled in the school.  3,077 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,689 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $27,870 plus fees of $1,000. DBU is ranked 749 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Dallas Baptist University overview
SAT 1090/1270
ACT 20/24
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Dallas Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,320
Other Fees$1,000
Room and Board $7,992
Budget for Other Expenses$2,988
Total One Year Cost$41,170

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Dallas Baptist University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 28%
General Studies 15%
Theology and Religious Vvocations 10%
Psychology 10%
Communication 9%

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May 31, 2018
Z******b from Dallas TX

Best place in Texas to play lacrosse. Loved my time there. Professors were super helpful if you ever had questions or problems.

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