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Baker University

Baldwin City, KS

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.

Web Sitewww.bakeru.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students1,144
   Women563 (49.2%)
   Men581 (50.8%)
Graduate StudentsNot reported

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate78% of 899 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.38
SAT MathNot reported
SAT Critical ReadingNot reported
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$42,380
Tuition and Fees
$28,030
Room and Board
$8,270
Average Percent of Need MetNot reported
Average Freshman Award$29,358
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$30,871

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar System4-1-4
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
60
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Baldwin City Population4,526
Nearest Metropolitan AreaKansas City
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 97% of freshmen, 82% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNational Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
MascotWildcat
Sororities46% of women participate
Fraternities 35% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.2.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
10.8% Black/African-American
8.5% Hispanic/Latino
2.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.0% White
3.5% Unknown
International Students1.7% from 15 countries
First-Year Students Returning80.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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