Houston Baptist University
#1756 Overall Influence#270 Desirability Rank

Houston Baptist University

Private Baptist university in Texas, United States

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From Wikipedia

Houston Baptist University is a private Baptist university in Sharpstown, Houston, Texas. The university was founded in 1960. Its Cultural Arts Center houses three museums: the Dunham Bible Museum, the Museum of American Architecture and Decorative Arts, and the Museum of Southern History.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,723

Acceptance

72%

Graduation Rate

48%

Median SAT Score

1100

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$31,400

Fees (in-state)

$2,050

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$19,550
30K-48K$17,593
48K-75K$18,653
75K-110K$23,335
110K+$24,007

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,300

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

7502 Fondren Rd, Houston TX 77074-3298

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

19 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is Houston Baptist University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#429 World Rank
Philosophy
#274 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2511 World Rank
Education
#2220 World Rank
Business
#2245 World Rank
Medical
#1912 World Rank
Literature
#1905 World Rank
Law
#2056 World Rank
History
#1584 World Rank
Communications
#2376 World Rank
Mathematics
#3425 World Rank
Computer Science
#4455 World Rank
Political Science
#5045 World Rank
Engineering
#4433 World Rank
Biology
#2483 World Rank
Physics
#2458 World Rank
Psychology
#2173 World Rank
Nursing
#1595 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4137 World Rank
Chemistry
#3762 World Rank
Social Work
#5513 World Rank
Sociology

Influential People

Who are Houston Baptist University's Most influential alumni?

Houston Baptist University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Education. Houston Baptist University’s most academically influential people include Stefan Lamanna, Ričmonds Vilde, and Álvaro Teherán.

Stefan Lamanna

Canadian soccer player

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Ričmonds Vilde

Latvian basketball player

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Álvaro Teherán

Colombian basketball player

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Bruno-Nazaire Kongaouin

Central African basketball player

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Tim Thelen

Professional golfer

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Chanda Dancy

African-American musician and composer

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Francisco Javier García Cabeza de Vaca

Mexican politician

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Paul Devenport
Paul Devenport

Professional golfer

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Jared Moon

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E. C. Coleman

American basketball player

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Kris Tyrpak

American professional soccer player

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Paul O'Neill

American gymnast

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