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By the Numbers

  • $24
    Million Scholarships & Institutional Grants Awarded in 2015
  • 100%
    Classes taught by faculty, not teaching assistants
  • 16:1
    Student:Faculty Ratio
  • 25
    Average Class Size

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Campus News

  • Terrence Johnson conducting

    Terre Johnson Appointed HBU Chair of Department of Music and Director of Choral Activities

    President Robert B. Sloan and Provost Cynthia Simpson are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Terre Johnson as Chair of the Department of Music and Director of Choral Activities effective July 1, 2017. Prepared by music degrees from Troy University, Auburn University, and Florida State University, Dr. Johnson is nationally recognized as a leader …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Cristie Jo Johnston

    Dr. Cristie Jo Johnston, Professor of Theology, recently interviewed Professor Richard Dawkins, English ethologist, evolutionary biologist, author, emeritus fellow of New College, Oxford, for the upcoming documentary “And Then There Were Nones“. In the interview, She asked a daring question, “The Bible says that anyone that says in their heart there is no God they are …

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  • 2017 HBU Author Celebration

    The end of the spring semester always brings celebrations – some traditional and some new. This year, Houston Baptist University hosted an official celebration to honor faculty members who have recently published books. HBU faculty authors have published more than 30 books in the last 18 months. On April 26 in the M.D. Anderson Center, faculty authors sold and …

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  • Fire truck memorial emblem for Iron Bill

    HBU Hosts Fire Capt. “Iron Bill” Dowling Memorial Service

    Houston Baptist University hosted the public memorial service for Houston Fire Captain “Iron Bill” Dowling on March 15. His widow, Jacki Dowling, is an HBU alum. Based at Station 68, Dowling was badly injured when responding to a five alarm fire at the Southwest Inn, considered the deadliest in Houston Fire Department history, when the …

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