Baptist University of the Americas

country rank  1789
world rank  9825

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University Overview

Established in 1947, Baptist University of the Americas is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of San Antonio (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Texas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation, Baptist University of the Americas (BUA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Baptist University of the Americas (BUA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym BUA
Founded 1947
Motto Bridging cultures, building lives

University Location

Address 8019 Pan Am Expressway
San Antonio (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
78224-1336 Texas
United States
T +1 (210) 924 4338
F +1 (210) 924 2701

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 8019 Pan Am Expwy
San Antonio 78224-1336
+1 (210) 924 4338
800 721 1396

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range under-250
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range under-50
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Baptist Christian-Baptist

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported



  • Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018