With Baptist heritage, founded in 1898, Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, Texas, enrolls around 5000 (4487 Fall 2019) students with the majority of undergraduates. The university offers over 85 undergraduate, 35 graduate and 2 doctoral degree programs and divided in 9 academic colleges and schools namely College of Business, Mary C. Crowley College of Christian Faith, Dorothy M. Bush College of Education, College of Fine Arts, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, College of Professional Studies, Gary Cook School of Leadership, Graduate School of Ministry, and Provost. The average class size is 13
The university gets around 10% of international students from over 50 countries and a number of undergraduate students are more than the graduate students.
|Admission requirements for international students||Online application at Dallas Baptist University’s website.|
|Application Fee (Non-refundable)||USD 25|
|Mode of Payment||Credit/Debit card or Check|
|Academic Calendar||Semester based|
|Financial Aid||Various loans, Grants, and Scholarships available Approximately 90% of the students receive some type of financial aid.|
Dallas Baptist University, Texas, USA accepts applications for Fall, Summer, and Spring semesters. The applications can be completed online through the University’s website.
The international student’s admission application deadlines for undergraduates and graduates for these intakes are given for the reference of the applicants.
|Fall I||August 08|
|Fall II||October 15|
Dallas Baptist University accepts international applicants subject to adherence to the admission requirements. The applicants must have completed the prerequisite education and fulfilled the minimum grade point equivalency.
All the transcripts and other documents should be translated into English and submitted through the channel specified. International students also have to prove their financial capability to undertake the desired course.
The admission process is similar for both international and domestic applicants. However, international applicants need to meet some additional requirements.
Application Portal: Students should apply online at the Online Portal of the University. Application Fee: A non-refundable USD 25 application fee.
Admission Requirements for International Students
Issuance of I20 or IAP 66 may take 6 to 8 week’s time. Applicants need to keep this in time and must start the application process keeping in mind the start date of the session they are applying for.
International applicants have to demonstrate English proficiency through one of the internationally recognized standardized examinations in English. Applicants are also requested to check the course-wise specific requirements of different departments before seeking admission.
|Name of the test||Minimum Required Scores|
|IELTS||6.0 with no individual module less than 5.0|
|SAT- Evidence-based Reading and Writing||500|
|Name of the test||Minimum Required Scores|
|IELTS||6.0 with no individual module less than 5.5|
Applicants must submit a complete application with all the documents after which they will receive Form I-20 or IAP66 from the Institute. The documents needed to receive I-20/IAP66 are:
Dallas Baptist University offers programs for around 85 undergraduate courses. The applicants need a Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on the scale of 4 and have to meet the admission requirements that comprise of sending transcripts of previous academic record directly through the college or university attended in a sealed envelope to Dallas Baptist University, Submission of English proficiency and standardized test scores and proving the financial capability to attend the university as a full-time student.
ACT composite 20 and SAT 1090 are the preferred scores for obtaining admission to the university. Applied Sciences, Business Management, and Communication are few of the preferred undergraduate courses at the university.
The University offers graduate programs in the areas of Business, Management, Education, Applied Sciences, Humanities, Communication, Linguistics, Liberal and Performing Arts, Information Technology, and Religious studies mainly. There is an option of online study in various programs.
|Requirements||Master of Business Administration||Master in Arts in Communication||Master of Science in Finance||Masters in Science- Information Technology|
|Application||University’s online application||University’s online application||University’s online application||University’s online application|
|Credential Evaluation||Required by ECE, WES, etc.||Required by ECE, WES, etc.||Required by ECE, WES, etc.||Required by ECE, WES, etc.|
|Minimum GPA score||3.00 or higher||3.00 or higher||3.25 or higher||3.00 or higher|
|Work Experience||5years of professional work experience||Not Required||Not Required||3+ years of work experience|
|IELTS||6.5 With no module less than 5.5||6.5 With no module less than 5.5||6.5 With no module less than 5.5||6.5 With no module less than 5.5|
|GMAT/GRE||Required||Required||Required (GRE 290/GMAT 410)||GMAT 600/ GRE 302|
|Recommendations||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required|
|Personal Essay||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)|
|Decision time||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks|
The University offers English language programs also for Internationals students where English proficiency test scores are not required for submitting the application.
The response time is normally 3-4 weeks and for any admission related query applicants can contact at 214-333-6905 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.