Baylor University

About us

Established in 1845, Baylor is a private university located in Waco, Texas. It selects high-achieving studentsand has a reputation as a top-tier research institution. At Baylor, you can expect the same top quality resources as larger universities, with the family atmosphere of a small school.

Students can choose from a wide range of degree options. These include more than 140 majors in popular areas such as engineering, business and pre-health programs. You’ll be taught and supported by leading faculty in small average class sizes of 27, with a student to faculty ratio of 15:1. Faculty members care about your success and they get to know their students personally.

Life on campus

Set within 1,000 acres of green space and historic buildings, Baylor’s campus is home to students from more than 90 different countries. Grounded by faith, Baylor students share a traditional school spirit and strong community ethos.

Almost 40% of students live on campus in the university’s 12 residence halls. You’ll have the support of live-in faculty who help to create a nurturing environment. Dining halls, libraries, and classrooms are all located on campus.

You can choose from more than 330 clubs and organizations to be part of, including 19 varsity sports teams. Students are known as Baylor Bears, and there is a strong culture of supporting each other and cheering other students on at sports events.

Ranking

  • Entrepreneurship ranked #9 (US News & World Report 2017) and #5 (Princeton Review 2017)
  • #75 National Universities in the USA (US News &World Report 2018)
  • #64 of Best Values in Private College (Kiplinger 2017)
 Academic entry requirements
  • Undergraduate and Transfer: GPA 3.0
  • Direct admit GPA 3.0, IY GPA 2.75
 English Language requirements
  • 3-sem (IEP + 2 sem IY) / IELTS 5.0 overall / TOEFL 50 overall 2-sem IY / IELTS 6.0 overall / TOEFL 60 overall
    1-sem IELTS 6.0/ TOEFL 68
    Direct / IELTS 6.5 overall / TOEFL 90.
  • Post-arrival requirements: ALEKS Math Placement Test and English Placement Test

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Location

1301 S University Parks Dr, Waco, TX 76706, USA

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