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Baldwin Wallace University Data & Information Overview

422 awards Ranking Badges
Great Price Value for Your Money
79% Acceptance Rate
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How Well Is Baldwin Wallace University Ranked?

#674 Best Colleges in Nation
#25 Best Colleges in OH
Organizational Leadership Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Baldwin Wallace University was awarded 422 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is organizational leadership.

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Overall Quality

Baldwin Wallace College is ranked #674 out of 2,217 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2024 Best Colleges list.

Baldwin Wallace College is also ranked #25 out of 96 schools in Ohio.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Baldwin Wallace College?

79% Acceptance Rate
56% Of Accepted Are Women
23% Submit SAT Scores

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Baldwin Wallace University is 79%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that Baldwin Wallace College is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 23% of students accepted to Baldwin Wallace College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 520 and 630. Math scores were between 520 and 620.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Baldwin Wallace University  ( 520 to 630 )

SAT Math Scores for Baldwin Wallace University  ( 520 to 620 )
Baldwin Wallace College received ACT scores from 47% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 21 and 27.

ACT Composite Scores for Baldwin Wallace University  ( 21 to 27 )

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Baldwin Wallace University Faculty

11 to 1 Student to Faculty
58% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Baldwin Wallace College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 11 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Baldwin Wallace University is 58%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  58 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Baldwin Wallace University

82% Freshmen Retention
51% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 82% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Baldwin Wallace University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  82 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Baldwin Wallace College the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 51%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  51 out of 100

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Baldwin Wallace University Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,712 Full-Time Undergraduates
21.7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
55.2% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,860 undergraduates at Baldwin Wallace College with 2,712 being full-time and 148 being part-time.

How Much Does Baldwin Wallace University Cost?

$25,361 Net Price
95% Take Out Loans
$31,036 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Baldwin Wallace College is $25,361. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Baldwin Wallace College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$18,190 $19,525 $22,997 $25,022 $29,643

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Baldwin Wallace College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Baldwin Wallace College, approximately 95% of students took out student loans averaging $7,759 a year. That adds up to $31,036 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Baldwin Wallace College is 3.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Baldwin Wallace College Graduates Make?

$49,644 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Baldwin Wallace College make around $49,644 per year during the early years of their employment. That's great news for Baldwin Wallace College students since it is 17% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


See which majors at Baldwin Wallace University make the most money.

Location of Baldwin Wallace University

Ohio State
2,712 Full-Time Undergraduates
Suburb Campus Setting
Located in Berea, Ohio, Baldwin Wallace University is a private not-for-profit institution. Berea is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

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Contact details for Baldwin Wallace College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 275 Eastland Rd, Berea, OH 44017-2088
Phone: 440-826-2900

Baldwin Wallace University Majors

63 Majors With Completions
777 Undergraduate Degrees
224 Graduate Degrees
During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 63 majors graduated from Baldwin Wallace University. Of these students, 777 received undergraduate degrees and 224 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 72 $42,653
Teacher Education Grade Specific 46 $31,997
General Psychology 42 $29,514
Music 39 $12,264
Drama & Theater Arts 39 $19,475
Nursing 39 $56,427
Marketing 34 $34,006
General Biology 28 $30,873
Accounting 28 $43,715
Health & Physical Education 24 $32,807

Learn more about the majors offered at Baldwin Wallace University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Baldwin Wallace College

38% Take At Least One Class Online
4% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2020-2021, 1,256 students took at least one online class at Baldwin Wallace University. This is a decrease from the 1,644 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 1,256 124
2019-2020 1,644 133
2018-2019 374 137
2017-2018 377 130
2016-2017 366 111

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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