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Missouri Baptist University

St. Louis, MO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate62%
Acceptance Rate62%

About Missouri Baptist University

Missouri Baptist University Overview

Missouri Baptist University is a private, religious school in the suburban setting of St. Louis, Missouri. Missouri Baptist University was founded in 1964 and now enrolls around 4,983 students a year, including 4,251 undergraduates. Missouri Baptist University ensures on-campus housing for up to 420 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 20% of students spend their weekends on campus.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Missouri Baptist University!

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Missouri Baptist University's theater groups.

Excited for Greek life? Missouri Baptist University has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Missouri Baptist University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Missouri Baptist University on the Student Life page.

2022 Missouri Baptist University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 62%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 14%
Tuition $30,252
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $24,948

Is Missouri Baptist University a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer look at what Missouri Baptist University offers and if it could be the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Missouri Baptist University

Missouri Baptist University is moderately difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at Missouri Baptist University is 62%. Last year, 699 students applied to Missouri Baptist University and 432 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Missouri Baptist University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 73% of students who start at Missouri Baptist University come back for their second year of college. Around 41% of students who started at Missouri Baptist University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Missouri Baptist University Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Missouri Baptist University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Missouri Baptist University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Missouri Baptist University's endowment was valued at $4.6 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $5,613 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Missouri Baptist University

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $24,948 a year.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $30,585 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Missouri Baptist University.

Based on this information, how does Missouri Baptist University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Missouri Baptist University a good school for you?

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Where is Missouri Baptist University Located?

Missouri Baptist University is located in the suburban setting of St. Louis, Missouri, less than an hour from St. Louis.

If you would like to see Missouri Baptist University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 64 and Interstate 270 to St. Louis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lambert-St. Louis International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Missouri Baptist University and St. Louis are like without leaving home.

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College Info

One College Park Drive St. Louis, MO 63141-8660

Campus Setting: Suburban

Missouri Baptist University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Missouri Baptist University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Missouri Baptist University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Missouri Baptist University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

29 and Above

Good

17 to 29

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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Missouri Baptist University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

Not available

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Math SAT Range

410 - 540

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Reading SAT Range

460 - 570

Missouri Baptist University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$41,682

In State

$41,682

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$29,076
$29,076
Fees
$1,472
$1,472
Housing
$9,836
$9,836
Books
$1,298
$1,298

Student Life

Wondering what life at Missouri Baptist University is like? There are approximately 4,983 students enrolled at Missouri Baptist University, including 4,251 undergraduate students and 732 graduate students. 32% percent of students attend school full-time, 77% percent are from MO and 23% percent of students are from other states.

32%

Full Time

68%

Part Time

77%

In State

23%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,983

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

62%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$30,548

Out-of-State

$30,548

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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