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Baylor University
Waco, TX
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin Online Catalog
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Accounting

Acting

Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew

American/United States Studies/Civilization

Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature

Anthropology

Applied Mathematics, General

Arabic Language and Literature

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Art Teacher Education

Art/Art Studies, General

Asian Studies/Civilization

Astronomy

Astrophysics

Athletic Training/Trainer

Biochemistry

Bioinformatics

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Business Administration and Management, General

Business Statistics

Business Teacher Education

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other

Business/Commerce, General

Business/Managerial Economics

Chemistry, General

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist

Communication Sciences and Disorders, General

Computer Science

Computer Teacher Education

Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Economics, General

Education, General

Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering, General

English Language and Literature, General

English/Language Arts Teacher Education

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Environmental Health

Environmental Science

Environmental Studies

Exercise Physiology

Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General

Fashion Merchandising

Fashion/Apparel Design

Finance, General

Financial Planning and Services

Fine/Studio Arts, General

Foreign Language Teacher Education

French Language and Literature

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other

Geology/Earth Science, General

Geophysics and Seismology

German Language and Literature

Health Occupations Teacher Education

Health Teacher Education

Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other

History, General

Human Development and Family Studies, General

Human Nutrition

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Humanities/Humanistic Studies

Information Technology

Insurance

Interior Design

International Business/Trade/Commerce

International Relations and Affairs

Journalism

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching

Latin American Studies

Latin Language and Literature

Linguistics

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

Management Information Systems, General

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Mathematics Teacher Education

Mathematics, General

Mechanical Engineering

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music History, Literature, and Theory

Music Pedagogy

Music Performance, General

Music Teacher Education

Music Theory and Composition

Music, General

Neuroscience

Philosophy

Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

Physics, General

Political Science and Government, General

Pre-Law Studies

Pre-Nursing Studies

Psychology, General

Public Administration

Reading Teacher Education

Real Estate

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Religion/Religious Studies

Religious/Sacred Music

Russian Language and Literature

Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General

Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education

Secondary Education and Teaching

Slavic Studies

Social Science Teacher Education

Social Studies Teacher Education

Social Work

Sociology

Spanish Language Teacher Education

Spanish Language and Literature

Special Education and Teaching, General

Specialized Merchandising, Sales, and Marketing Operations, Other

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Statistics, General

Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Writing, General

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines  
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Clinical laboratory science
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Internships
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees Not reported
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Not required
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Available through AP examinations
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 957
Part-Time Faculty 228
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 82%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 42% of classes
20-29 students: 17% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 47% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 38% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings  
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction  
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Fine Arts, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Taxation, Master of Science, Master of International Journalism, Master of Music, Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Master of Arts in Christian Ministry, Master of Health Administration, Master of Public Policy Administration, Master of Science in Economics, Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering, Master of Accountancy, Master of Divinity, Master of Science in Limnology, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, International Master's in Environmental Studies, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Engineering, Master of Public Health, Master of Science in Information Systems, Master of Environmental Studies, Master of Science in Education
Master's Programs of Study

Accounting

Allied Health--General

American Studies

Applied Behavior Analysis

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biomedical Engineering

Business Administration and Management--General

Chemistry

Communication Disorders

Communication--General

Community Health

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Cultural Studies

Curriculum and Instruction

Economics

Education--General

Educational Leadership and Administration

Educational Measurement and Evaluation

Educational Psychology

Electrical Engineering

English

Environmental Biology

Environmental Management and Policy

Exercise and Sports Science

Family Nurse Practitioner Studies

Geosciences

Health Education

Health Promotion

Health Services Management and Hospital Administration

History

International Affairs

Journalism

Kinesiology and Movement Studies

Limnology

Management Information Systems

Maternal and Child/Neonatal Nursing

Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering

Museum Studies

Music

Nurse Midwifery

Nursing--General

Nutrition

Philosophy

Physical Education

Physics

Political Science

Psychology--General

Public Administration

Public Health--General

Public Policy

Religion

School Psychology

Social Work

Sociology

Spanish

Special Education

Statistics

Theater

Theology

Western European Studies

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Science in Physical Therapy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Psychology, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Juris Doctor
Doctoral Programs of Study

Allied Health--General

Applied Behavior Analysis

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biomedical Engineering

Business Administration and Management--General

Chemistry

Clinical Psychology

Community Health

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Criminal Justice and Criminology

Cultural Studies

Curriculum and Instruction

Ecology

Education--General

Educational Measurement and Evaluation

Educational Psychology

Electrical Engineering

Emergency Medical Services

English

Environmental Biology

Environmental Law

Environmental Sciences

Exercise and Sports Science

Family Nurse Practitioner Studies

Geosciences

Health Education

Health Law

Health Promotion

History

Intellectual Property Law

Interdisciplinary Studies

International Affairs

Kinesiology and Movement Studies

Law

Limnology

Management Information Systems

Maternal and Child/Neonatal Nursing

Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering

Music

Nurse Midwifery

Nursing--General

Philosophy

Physical Education

Physical Therapy

Physics

Political Science

Psychology--General

Public Administration

Public Health--General

Public Policy

Real Estate

Religion

School Psychology

Social Work

Sociology

Special Education

Statistics

Theology

Western European Studies