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: https://www.bakeru.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.bakeru.edu/apply/
Address: 618 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
Setting: Town: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,769
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 56%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,767 (64% 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: $29,830
Out-of-state Tuition: $29,830
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $21,237

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Baker University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Baker University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 152
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 543
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 22
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 41
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 145103

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $29,830
Out-of-state $29,830
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $10,368
Out-of-state $10,368

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 255 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 255 100% $21,237
Student loan aid 178 70% $6,790

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 844 48% $20,256
Federal student loans 571 32% $6,891

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 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 807 350 457
Percent admitted 100% 84% 91%
Percent admitted who enrolled 31% 35% 27%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2019

Total Enrollment 2,769
Undergraduate enrollment 1,793
Graduate enrollment 976

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 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
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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