#1883 Overall Influence #270 Desirability Rank

Houston Baptist University

Private Baptist university in Texas, United States

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.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,723

Acceptance

72%

Graduation Rate

47%

Median SAT Score

1100

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,350

Fees (in-state)

$2,150

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

3K

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

#468 World Rank
Philosophy
#308 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2810 World Rank
Education
#2214 World Rank
Business
#2043 World Rank
Literature
#2834 World Rank
Medical
#2105 World Rank
Law
#2208 World Rank
History
#1657 World Rank
Communications
#2958 World Rank
Computer Science
#2602 World Rank
Mathematics
#4405 World Rank
Biology
#5037 World Rank
Political Science
#5694 World Rank
Engineering
#1908 World Rank
Nursing
#2635 World Rank
Physics
#1637 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2896 World Rank
Psychology
#4269 World Rank
Chemistry
#4740 World Rank
Social Work
#6222 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#2097 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2988 World Rank
Anthropology
#7185 World Rank
Economics

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 Religious Studies, Philosophy, and Criminal Justice

Constance A Owens

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0001-7208-394X

Catherine W McCollum

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-2238-803X

Ričmonds Vilde

Latvian basketball player

Paul O'Neill

American gymnast

Bruno-Nazaire Kongaouin

Central African basketball player

Álvaro Teherán

Colombian basketball player

Tim Thelen

Professional golfer

Rodney K Edwards

Researcher

Chanda Dancy

African-American musician and composer

Paul Devenport

Paul Devenport

Professional golfer

Francisco Javier García Cabeza de Vaca

American politician

Jared Moon