School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Houston Baptist University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address7502 Fondren Rd, Houston, TX 77074-3298
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Houston Baptist University is 84.87% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 9.76%.
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Acceptance Rate84.87 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)9.76 %

Tuition & Fees

HBU's 2023 tuition & fees is $36,750 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 3.52% compared to the last year's rate ($35,500).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $13,324. The graduate tuition decreased by -0.57% compared to the last year's rate.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$36,750
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,324
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 4,120 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,143 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. HBU has 2,780 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,340 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,120
Undergraduate Students2,780
Graduate Students1,340
Online Enrollment1,143

Degree Information and Campus Life

HBU offers 120 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 38 out of the 120 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by HBU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs120 Programs
Number of online programs38 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification