Maranatha Baptist University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Watertown, WI

$17,650

Avg tuition

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About Maranatha Baptist University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Baptist  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Maranatha Baptist University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Watertown, Wisconsin. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 916, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 80%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 56%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $17,650.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

80% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

83% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

56% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Not required or recommended

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-28

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1130-1320

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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916

Students enrolled

57%

Online student enrollment

12:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online Check Bold
On-campus Check Bold
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

83%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

2%

Black

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

54%

Socio-economic diversity

54% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

19

Total Online Enrollment

526

Student Location Breakout

57% 43%

Percent of Programs Online

68% On-campus

32% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 100% online

Associate Check Bold 33% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 12% online

Graduate Certificate Check Bold 100% online

Master's Check Bold 80% online

Doctorate Check Bold 100% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

80%

State Grant Aid

20%

Institution Grant Aid

78%

Pell Grant

54%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,875
State Grant Aid $2,883
Institution Grant Aid $4,842
Pell Grant Aid $4,288

Financial Outlook

$16k

Average student debt after graduation

$32k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.