Baptist University of the Americas: Ranking & Review

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San Antonio
United States

Baptist University of the Americas Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1778295

41 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Baptist University of the Americas has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Baptist University of the Americas Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

Baptist University of the Americas provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 272 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$5,520$5,520
Fees for full-time undergraduates$720$720
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$230$230

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Theology and Religious Vocations1616
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services88
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities33
Visual and Performing Arts22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies22
Grand Total23436

A total of 36 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Baptist University of the Americas.

Graduation rate18%12%38%
  • Full-time retention rate - 32%
  • Part-time retention rate - 75%

General info

Alternative namesBUA
MottoBridging cultures, building lives
Religious affiliationBaptist
Mission StatementThe mission of Baptist University of the Américas, as an institution of higher education, is the formation, from the Hispanic context, of cross-cultural Christian leaders.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff37
Instructional FTE16
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address7838 Barlite Blvd.
San Antonio, Texas, 78224-1364
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,437,000
Fax+1 (210) 924 2701

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