#12 Best Private Colleges in Texas

Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Texas

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Student Population
Dallas Baptist University overview
Location Dallas, Texas
Online dbu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Dallas Baptist University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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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 3,241 prospective students applied, and 2,912 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 572 enrolled in the school.  3,077 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,689 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $29,220 plus fees of $1,100. DBU is ranked 390 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



DBU is rated within the top 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1030/1250
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Dallas Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,350
Other Fees$1,100
Room and Board $8,226
Budget for Other Expenses$3,123
Total One Year Cost$43,019

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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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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=224226 IPEDS survey data for Dallas Baptist University.

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