195
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Baptist University of the Americas is a 4-year institution located in San Antonio, TX, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 8019 Pan Am Expressway
San Antonio, TX  78224
United States
Contact Admissions Counselor
Email: admissions@bua.edu
Phone: 210-924-4338
Fax: 210-924-2701

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

195
Enrolled

Applying

Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview
2 recommendations
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
2 recommendations
Other requirements: Meningitis vaccination for students under 22 years

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,520
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Fees

720
Full-time student fees
7,670
Room & board
2,500
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

195
Total undergrad students
21%
International Students
21%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 69.74%
Black or African American 2.05%
White or Caucasian 6.67%
Asian 1.03%

Gender

Male (51.79%)
Female (48.21%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 40%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Rollins Lectures, Student Orientation/Inauguration of Student Council and Commencement Ceremony

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
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Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Called Club, Spanish Club, Missions Society, Business Society and BUA Band

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
Gate code is required to enter the residence area

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer No No No

Faculty

36
Total Faculty
8:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 28
Male - 22
Female - 14