Baker University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

618 Eighth Street

PO Box 65

Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065

(785) 594-8307

(800) 873-4282

Fax: (785) 594-8372



Contact: Daniel McKinney

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 65

Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065

(785) 594-6451

www.bakeru.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 998

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 239

Degree-seeking undergrads: 906

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 50%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Molecular Biology B
Wildlife Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
International Business B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B
Web/Multimedia Design B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Baker University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(785) 594-6451
Website:www.bakeru.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.bakeru.edu/apply/
Address:618 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
Setting:31
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,726
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):52%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,091 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$28,030
Out-of-state Tuition:$28,030
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,172

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Baker University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Baker University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services152
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education541
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total14281

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Baker University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services122
Education2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Social Sciences1
Grand total136

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Baker University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$28,030
Out-of-state$28,030
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,230
Out-of-state$10,230

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid182100%
Grant or scholarship aid182100%$20,172
Student loan aid12267%$6,794

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,26774%$14,373
Federal student loans1,17068%$8,277

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Baker University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Baker University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants897417480
Percent admitted100%74%81%
Percent admitted who enrolled27%29%24%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Baker University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,726
Undergraduate enrollment1,867
Graduate enrollment859

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Baker University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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