Baylor University is a private Christian university that is located in Waco, Texas. The campus covers approximately 1,000 acres on the Brazos River. In the fall of 2014, Baylor admitted 3,625 new freshman to the campus.
Baylor University was established in 1845, and it offers 144 undergraduate programs, 74 master's programs and 34 doctoral programs. This university is well-known for the law, business, science, music and English programs it offers. As of 2014, the average SAT score of the students accepted to Baylor is 1231, and the average ACT score is 27.1. In 2014, 90 percent of the students who attended Baylor University received financial aid that covered a portion of their tuition.