Private 4-year university,
founded in 1845. Affiliated with the Baptist
setting on 432 acres, located within Waco
(population=120,000), 100 miles south of Dallas/Fort Worth.
Total Student Population (approx.):
12,000 undergraduates; 1300 graduate students; 800 professional/other.
Undergraduates (approx.): 97%
full-time; 83% from Texas;
25% minorities (8% African-American; 7% Asian-American; 10%
Hispanic-American; <1% Native American); 1% international students; 58% women.
Religious affiliation: 45% Baptist; 15% Catholic; 10% Methodist; 30%
Undergrad: Req'd for freshman
year; 34% of students live on-campus.
Graduate: Available to both single and married students.
Annual Tuition and Fees for FT Students (approx.):
(To check the most current rates:
Undergrads (12 or more credits/semester): $31,600
Grad Students: $3038 plus $1197/credit-hour ($31,700/yr for 12
Annual Room and Board (approx.): $10,550
ROTC Program Offered On-Campus?: Yes (Air
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