Houston Baptist University

7502 Fondren Rd
Houston, TX 77074
(281) 649-3000
http://www.hbu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 2,710
  • Undergraduate population: 2,333
  • Student to faculty ratio: 15 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $29,035
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $27,595
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $29,160
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $27,720

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 94%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $5,729
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 34%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,105
  • Students receiving federal aid: 34%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,780
  • Students receiving state aid: 46%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 79%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 6,552
  • Percent admitted: 46%
  • Percent admitted (men): 49%
  • Percent admitted (women): 48%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 480, 580
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 600
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,564
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 33%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 67%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 45%
  • Graduation rate (men): 41%
  • Graduation rate (women): 47%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters