b'FF FAST FF FASTFACTS FACTSCONTACT CONTACTSOUTHWEST BAPTIST UNIVERSITY TAYLOR UNIVERSITYAddress: 1600 University Avenue 1846 Main StreetBolivar, MO 65613 Upland, IN 46989SBUniv.edu taylor.eduAdmissions phone: 800.526.5859 Admissions phone: 800.882.3456Financial Aid phone: 417.328.1810Financial Aid phone: 765.998.5358OVERVIEWInstitutional control: Private OVERVIEWSchool type: Four-year, liberal arts DISCOVER JUST HOW FAR YOU CAN GO. Pursue Life to the Full at Taylor Institutional control: PrivateAcademic calendar: Semesters School type: Four-year, liberal artsReligious affiliation: Southern Baptist Southwest Baptist University is a Christ- At SBU there are many opportunities to growRigorous Academics | Taylor University100% Christian|All of Taylors students,Academic calendar: 4-1-4School size: 1,100 undergraduate students centered, caring academic communityasaChristianwhileexploringinterestsonhas provided outstanding Christian edu- faculty, and staff profess a personal rela- Religious affiliation: NondenominationalAverage class size: 20 preparing students to be servant-leaders in aand off campus. These opportunities includecation since 1846. We offer 100+ areas oftionship with Christ, and we pursue our Student-faculty ratio: 11:1global society. goingonmissiontrips,studyingabroad,study,andourgraduatesarepreparedfaith with heartfelt passion. Three times aSchool size: 1,798 undergraduate studentsFour-year graduation rate: 39% traveling to academic contests and sportingforimpactfulcareersthroughchalleng- week, we come together as a Taylor familyAverage class size: 19Freshman retention rate: 67% Foundedin1878,SouthwestBaptistUni- events, going on musical tours, engaging inStudent-faculty ratio: 13:1Number of registered organizations: 40+ versityisaprivateChristiancollegewithdiscipleship and chapel services, or serving ining curriculum, class projects, internships,to worship and hear Gods Word. Students campuses in Bolivar, Springfield, Salem andthe local community. and research alongside our distinguishedcanearnaScriptureEngagement(con- COSTS AND AID (2023-24)COSTS AND AID (2023-24) Mountain View, Missouri. Our mission is tofaculty. Taylor students are known person- necting with God through reading and re- Undergraduate in-state tuitionUndergraduate in-state tuition equip students academically, spiritually andSBU students also participate in severalallybytheirprofessorsandinspiredbyflecting on the Bible) minor as part of our(academic year): $38,140(academic year): $27,290socially for a lifetime of servant leadership.academic and extracurricular organiza- rich class discussions. A Taylor liberal artsfoundational core curriculum. Taylor stu-Undergraduate out-of-state tuition SBU fosters an engaging education in a dy- tionsincluding:FutureBusinessLead- education will prepare you to thrive in adents are inspired to live out their callingUndergraduate out-of-state tuition(academic year): $27,290 namic learning community, as evidenced byers of America Collegiate, Fellowship offast-changing world. with an unwavering commitment to God(academic year): $38,140Room and board (academic year): $8,953 ourCollegesofDistinctionrecognitionsinChristian Athletes, forensics, intramuraland His word, which drives us to serve andRoom and board (academic year): $11,552Average additional fees: $1,029 ChristianEducation,Nursing,Business,Af- sports, performing groups, Student As- Average additional fees: $300Scholarships: Yes fordable and more. sociation,andtheUniversityActivitieslead with excellence for His glory. Scholarships: YesGrants: Yes Council. Grants: YesLoans: Yes SBU professors bring learning and faithDISTINCTIVE Intentional Community|RelationshipsLoans: YesAverage institutional aid package: $26,000+ together to give students a liberal artsDP are the foundation of the Taylor experi- Work-Study: YesStudents receiving aid: 100%education that offers more than just prepa- PROGRAMS ence and contribute to the joy and hos- Internships: YesWork-Study: Yes ration for a career. Students are intellectuallyDISTINCTIVE pitalityourcommunityisknownfor. At Co-ops/Internships: Yes engaged through faith-inspired academicDP Taylor, every student is drawn into a vi- ADMISSIONand campus life programs to equip BearcatsPROGRAMS brant community of people who deeply ADMISSION for a lifetime of success. Health Sciences Average GPA: 3.76Average GPA: 3.58 knowthem,activelyencouragethem,Average ACT score: 27Average ACT score: 22 Academic offerings include associate, bach- Intercultural Studies Orphans and Vulnerable Children gracefully hold them accountable, inten- Average SAT score: 1210Average SAT score: 1043 elors, masters and doctoral degrees in moretionally point them to Jesus, and holisti-Essay required: No than 100 areas of study, including pre- Cybersecurity Cybersecurity cally help them to thrive. Our residentialEssay required: YesInterview required: Noprofessional programs, business and nursingSocial Work campus is alive (even on weekends!) withInterview required: RecommendedApplication deadline: Rolling as well as liberal arts majors. Film Production Application deadline: RollingApplication fee: $30 Nursing fun gatherings, athletic events, intramu- Application fee: Free onlineAbout 2,400 students, including about 550Data Science ral sports, and campus-wide traditionsPre-Health alongwithcreativelythemedresidence TOP 5 graduate students, attend classes at SBUhallopenhouses,brother-sisterwingTOP 5onitsfourcampuses.Morethan975T5 undergraduate students attend classes at worship nights, and midnight runs to getT5MAJORS theBolivarcampuswithmorethan800donuts. ThesearetheexperiencesandMAJORSundergraduatestudentstakingclassesfriendships youll remember for decades attheotherSBUcampusesandthroughto come.Exercise Science dual-credit courses.EngineeringElementary Education Visit and Apply | See Taylor for yourself!BusinessBiology SBUstudentsarefreetoexpressChristianYou can stay in a residence hall, sit in onEducationfaith and values in the classroom, where they Psychology are challenged to pursue academic excellence.classes,attendchapel,meetTaylorstu- BiologyPre-Nursing Students deepen their faith by living, studying,dents, and find out if Taylor is right for you. Computer Sciencepraying and playing with students from all 168 walks of life and at all stages in their spiritualSchedule a visit: taylor.edu/visit 169SBUniv.edu journeys. Apply now at taylor.edu/apply taylor.edu'