MBU Description

Saint Louis’ Missouri Baptist University offers a dynamic educational experience in the liberal arts grounded in a Christian perspective. Its commitment is to enrich students wholly and professionally, through mind and spirit.

Academics offered at the university include more than 40 specialized fields and nine degrees in divisions like:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences

Many master’s degrees are available at the university or entirely online in programs such as School Counseling, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Fitness Management, and more.

While the university offers a diverse liberal arts education, its core values lie in establishing spiritual and ethical commitments in its students. It emphasizes the importance of giving to the community and encourages personal growth and outreach consistent with evangelical Christian principles. It strives to make outstanding citizens out of students who are not only intelligent, but also dedicated to their faith by offering many volunteer opportunities.

To allow students to gain a global perspective and experience other cultures, the university offers study abroad programs in countries like Argentina, Australia, China, Costa Rica, and many more.

Applications are available online at the college’s admissions website.

Financial aid is available to eligible students through a number of options, including federal and state grants and loans.

Quick Facts about Missouri Baptist University

Region

Midwest

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Baptist

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Spartans

Website

www.mobap.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$18,700

Out-of-State Tuition

$18,700

Retention Rate

70%

Enrollment

4,633

Year Established

1964

MBU Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  1 review
4 star
  1 review
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50% of students gave Missouri Baptist University 5 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

This is an amazing college for anyone interested in Education. I attended here and was offered a job.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

What I like the most about Missouri Baptist is the comfort of a smaller campus that still allows me to enjoy activites similar to those of a much bigger university. It also helps me to stay focused on my studies and still have some fun.

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MBU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
3,210
Freshman Class
243
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
4,633

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
69%
Graduate
31%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
98%
Part-Time
2%

Gender of Students

Women
54%
Men
46%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
1%
African American
7%
Caucasian
81%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
10%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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