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Wayland Baptist University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,385 students

99% admitted

  • 1,090 full time
  • 5,295 part time
  • 536 men full time
  • 554 women full time
  • 606 applied
  • 600 admitted
  • 377 enrolled

4,540 Undergraduates

$13,800 tuition/year

  • 1,524 Graduates
  • 321 Non-Degree
  • $13,800 in state
  • $1,260 fees
  • $7,296 room & board
  • $1,650 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Southern Baptist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southwest Town, remote from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Thomas from Lubbock, TX
  • 0
  • Wayland Baptist University is a school where the students are not faces in a crowd. The professors make it their goal to see you walk that stage with a degree…

  • Jun-01-2012 Read More
  • Talitha from Pearl City, HI
  • 0
  • this is a great christian school! their accreditation is about the best in the state of hawaii;and their campuses are great. i also love the fact that the teachers care…

  • Mar-10-2012 Read More
  • Mason from Plainview, TX
  • 0
  • Wayland is a private university in a small 4-A Texas town. The reason I went with them though is because they helped along with everything from fininacial aide to getting…

  • Jul-16-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Wayland Baptist University exists to educate students in an academically challenging, learning-focused and distinctively Christian environment for professional success and service to God and humankind.

Wayland Baptist University
  • Located in Plainview, TX
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 6,385 students enrolled
  • 99% admitted
  • $13,800 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Allie from Hobbs, NM
  • Aug-28-2011 I am a current student here

    Plainview is a small town with not much to do, but don't let that stop you! Less distractions make it easier to focus on making your education your number one priority; however, Lubbock and Amarillo are both very close and offer plenty of student-friendly activities for the days that you just need a break.

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