Graduation / Award Lists
Students named to the Dean’s List are undergraduates with a minimum 3.7 grade-point average while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours.
Baylor’s mission is to educate students for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment in a caring community. The University provides numerous educational and research opportunities across various disciplines through 129 undergraduate, 75 master’s and 42 doctoral programs, a juris doctor and education specialist programs. Students interact with outstanding full-time faculty from their first days on campus, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1. The University’s vibrant campus life also includes more than 300 clubs and organizations and varsity athletics competing in the Big 12 Conference.
Established in 1849, Baylor Law School was the first law school in Texas and one of the first west of the Mississippi River. With more 7,000 living alumni, Baylor Law has a record of producing outstanding lawyers, many of whom decide upon a career in public service. Baylor Law is accredited by the American Bar Association and a member of the Association of American Law Schools.
At Baylor’s Truett Seminary, students are equipped with both knowledge and experience to pursue God’s call to ministry. Students work in mentoring relationships alongside pastors, international missionaries and leaders of faith-based entities to gain a unique understanding of life in ministry and insight into the day-to-day operations of churches and organizations. Truett graduates are academically prepared and spiritually equipped to lead and to serve the Church and a world in need.
Baylor is one of the select 10 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with a Phi Beta Kappa honor society chapter. Baylor also ranks in the top 8 percent of colleges and universities participating in the National Merit Scholarship program.