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About Missouri Baptist University

Missouri Baptist University is a private, religious school in an suburban setting in St. Louis, Missouri. Missouri Baptist University was founded in 1964 and now enrolls around 4,860 students a year, including 4,046 undergrads.

Missouri Baptist University offers housing for up to 420 students. Most students live off campus, either in nearby housing that is not owned by the college, or

There are 18 Missouri Baptist University undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Missouri Baptist University Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
Average GPA 3.3
Tuition $27,946

Missouri Baptist University Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Missouri Baptist University

Missouri Baptist University does not offer early decision or early action.

Missouri Baptist University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Missouri Baptist University. Around 65% of applicants get into Missouri Baptist University each year. In 2021, 496 out of 765 total applicants were accepted. ### Missouri Baptist University Waitlist 2021

Missouri Baptist University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Missouri Baptist University?

Missouri Baptist University is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Missouri Baptist University, applicants must submit the following items.

Missouri Baptist University Application Requirements

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Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

Missouri Baptist University Average GPA and Test Scores

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Missouri Baptist University is 3.3 out of 4.0.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Missouri Baptist University.

Missouri Baptist University Waitlist

Missouri Baptist University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Is Missouri Baptist University Test Optional?

Missouri Baptist University has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 15% submitted the SAT. 82% submitted the ACT.

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Does Missouri Baptist University Provide On-Campus Housing?

Yes! Missouri Baptist University provides on-campus housing for up to 420 students.

Missouri Baptist University students are active in the school's Kappa Delta Pi, Student Government Association and Student Missouri State Teacher's Association. Homecoming, The Perk, and and Welcome Weekend are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Missouri Baptist University.

Financial Aid at Missouri Baptist University

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $24,583 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. 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.

Is Missouri Baptist University a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Missouri Baptist University

About 69% of students who start at Missouri Baptist University return the next year.

Around 39% of students who started at Missouri Baptist University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Missouri Baptist University Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $28,789 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.

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 want to see Missouri Baptist University for yourself, 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

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Transfer Applications are Due

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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


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Missouri Baptist University ACT Scores


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Missouri Baptist University Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Missouri Baptist University is like? There are approximately 4,860 students enrolled at Missouri Baptist University, including 4,046 undergraduate students and 814 graduate students. 34% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from MO and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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