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Graduate & Professional Education

Baylor's nationally ranked graduate and professional education programs equip students to bring inquiry and innovation, informed by a Christian perspective, to bear on real-world concerns as they pursue their call to lead in academia, the boardroom, the medical profession, the lab, and the studio.

Sep. 14, 2020
10 things to know about Baylor Football Gameday in 2020
It’s finally here — game week for Baylor football! When the No. 24-ranked Bears take the field to face Houston this Saturday (11 a.m., FOX), it’s not only a new season kicking off, but a new era — the first game for new head coach Dave Aranda, who has navigated an offseason of uncertainty to …
Sep. 14, 2020
Baylor Rises to No. 76 in Latest U.S. News Rankings, in Top 10 for Undergraduate Entrepreneurship, Among 'Most Innovative Schools'
WACO, Texas (Sept. 14, 2020) – Baylor University moved up three places to No. 76 among National Universities – with several academic programs and opportunities for undergraduates highly rated – in the latest rankings for 2021 released today by U.S. News & World Report.
Sep. 14, 2020
Baylor University Earns Honor Roll Designation as a 2020 Great College to Work For
WACO, Texas (Sept. 14, 2020) – For the ninth time, Baylor University has attained elite Honor Roll status as a 2020 Great College to Work For, according to a new survey by The Great Colleges to Work For program.
Sep. 10, 2020
Baylor University Announces Gift, Naming of Space at McLane Stadium
WACO, Texas (Sept. 10, 2020) – Baylor University today announced the naming of the recruiting lounge at McLane Stadium in recognition of Todd and Susan Behringer of Woodway, Texas, and their support of capital improvements through the Give Light Campaign.
Sep. 10, 2020
Baylor University Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program Achieves Candidacy Status
The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program at Baylor University has been granted candidacy status by the professional accrediting body, the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). The program is admitting students to join the first cohort, with classes to start in January 2021.
Sep. 9, 2020
Why Baylor? Five recent grads explain the Baylor difference
Why should a student choose Baylor? What makes BU different from other schools? In a series of videos posted this summer on Baylor’s social media platforms, five recent graduates shared their experiences at Baylor and what made their time here so special. Kat Largent, BBA ’17: “”The most valuable part of my Baylor experience was …
Sep. 8, 2020
Baylor-Louisiana Tech Season Opener Postponed
The scheduled football season opener between Baylor and Louisiana Tech has been postponed, and will not be played on Sept. 12. Baylor and LA Tech have agreed to monitor dates throughout the season to potentially make up the game.
Sep. 8, 2020
Baylor Symphony Orchestra Wins The American Prize in Orchestral Performance 2020 in College/University Division
WACO, Texas (Sept. 8, 2020) – Baylor Symphony Orchestra, led by Baylor Conductor-in-Residence Stephen Heyde, has received The American Prize in Orchestral Performance in the college/university category, making this its fifth time to win first place in the past six years.

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