Baker University

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About Baker University

According to Wikipedia, Baker University is a private university in Baldwin City, Kansas. Founded in 1858, it was the first four-year university in Kansas and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Baker University is made up of four schools. The College of Arts and Sciences and the undergraduate courses in the School of Education are located on the campus in Baldwin City, Kansas. The School of Professional and Graduate Studies and the graduate branch of the SOE serve nontraditional students on campuses in Overland Park, Kansas, and online. The School of Nursing, which is operated in partnership with Stormont Vail Health in Topeka, offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and an online Master of Science in Nursing .

Baker University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
819 93% 62% 1085 22

How Much Does Baker University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,825
30K - 48K $19,042
48K - 75K $21,800
75K - 110K $25,852
110K+ $25,303

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Baker University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Baker University, then you can expect to earn an average of $59,500 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Baker University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,040 1,403 637

Where is Baker University?

Baker University is located at 615 Dearborn Street, Baldwin City KS 66006-0065

What Is Baker University Known For?

Baker University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Baker University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Baker University's Most Influential Alumni?

Baker University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Medical. Here are some of Baker University's most famous alumni:

George Counts
George Counts
An American educator .
Andrew Cherng
Andrew Cherng
An American entrepreneur.
Robert Leuci
An American whistleblower.
Peggy Cherng
Peggy Cherng
A Billionaire and business woman .
Frank Bisignano
An American businessman.
Mike McCarthy
An American football coach.
Candice Millard
An American historian.
Janette Hill Knox
An American temperance reformer, educator, suffragist, author, editor .
Charles Richard Stith
An American diplomat.
Homer A. McCrerey
An American meteorologist.
Dewey Jackson Short
A Politicians .
Don Wendell Holter
An American bishop .