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Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Texas


Dallas Baptist University

Private 4 Year

About Dallas Baptist University

Dallas Baptist University (DBU), formerly known as Dallas Baptist College, is a Christian liberal arts university located in Dallas, Texas. The main campus is located approximately 12 miles (19 km) southwest of downtown Dallas overlooking Mountain Creek Lake. Founded in 1898 as Decatur Baptist College, Dallas Baptist University currently operates campuses in Dallas, Plano, and Hurst.


Located in Dallas, Texas.

3000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, TX, 75211-9299, Dallas County

Dallas Baptist University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#503 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Texas

#26 of 426

2022 Top Religious Colleges in Texas

#12 of 55

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Dallas Baptist University is Business Management followed by Education, Theology, Disciplinary Sciences and Psychology.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Dallas Baptist University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni