Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Baptist Bible College

Baptist Bible College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Baptist Bible College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Baptist Bible College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Baptist Bible College was awarded 31 badges in the 2022 rankings.

Overall Quality

Baptist Bible College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into Baptist Bible College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Baptist Bible College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

Learn more about Baptist Bible College admissions.

Baptist Bible College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Baptist Bible College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 12 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

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Baptist Bible College is 26%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  26 out of 100
0
100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Baptist Bible College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Baptist Bible College is 64%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  64 out of 100
0
100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 20% for first-time, full-time students at Baptist Bible College, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  20 out of 100
0
100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Baptist Bible College.

Baptist Bible College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 202 undergraduates at Baptist Bible College with 183 being full-time and 19 being part-time.

How Much Does Baptist Bible College Cost?

The overall average net price of Baptist Bible College is $17,860. 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 Baptist Bible College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$15,582 $17,113 $17,937 $20,403 $19,414

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 Baptist Bible College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Baptist Bible College, approximately 68% of students took out student loans averaging $7,566 a year. That adds up to $30,264 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Baptist Bible College is 15.7%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Get more details about paying for Baptist Bible College.

How Much Money Do Baptist Bible College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Baptist Bible College make about $29,000 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 27% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

undefined

See which majors at Baptist Bible College make the most money.

Location of Baptist Bible College

Located in Springfield, Missouri, Baptist Bible College is a private not-for-profit institution. Springfield is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

Get more details about the location of Baptist Bible College.

undefined

Contact details for Baptist Bible College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 628 E Kearney, Springfield, MO 65803-3498
Phone: 417-268-6000
Website: www.gobbc.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BaptistBibleCollege
Twitter: https://twitter.com/gobbc

Baptist Bible College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 8 majors graduated from Baptist Bible College. Of these students, 62 received undergraduate degrees and 4 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
Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries 20 NA
Missionary Studies 19 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 10 NA
Business Administration & Management 6 NA
Theology & Religious Vocations (Other) 4 NA
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 NA
Sacred Music 0 NA
Theological & Ministerial Studies 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Baptist Bible College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Baptist Bible College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 91 students took at least one online class at Baptist Bible College. This is an increase from the 47 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 91 52
2018-2019 47 1
2017-2018 84 3
2016-2017 75 3
2015-2016 95 16

Learn more about online learning at Baptist Bible College.

Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Find Schools Near You