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Baker, founded in 1858, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 36-acre campus is located in Baldwin City, 40 miles southwest of Kansas City.

Website: www.bakeru.edu

Private
Co-ed
1,214
Undergraduate
Students
(50.2%) 609 Women
(49.8%) 605 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
88% of 807 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.47
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$44,630
Tuition and Fees
$29,880
Room and Board
$8,350
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Freshman Award
$24,615
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$33,046
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 31% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Baldwin City Population
4,526
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Kansas City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
83% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
Wildcat
Sororities
45% of women participate
Fraternities
36% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
Not reported
International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
81.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
16.0%
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