S: Baylor University
FC: Baylor University
1: HISTORY: The school was formed in 1900 in Dallas, Texas, by a small group of physicians who aimed to improve medical practice in North Texas. Originally this school was called the University of Dallas Medical Department, the school opened its doors on October 30, 1900, with only 81 students. In 1903, an alliance with Baylor University in Waco was formed and the name changed to Baylor University College of Medicine. By 1918, Baylor University College of Medicine was the only private medical school in Texas. The M.D. Anderson Foundation invited Baylor University College to join the newly formed Texas Medical Center in 1943. The College opened in the medical center on July 12, 1943, in a converted Sears, Roebuck & Co. building, with 131 students, four years later, the college moved into its present site in The Roy and Lillie Cullen Building, the first building completed in the Texas Medical Center.
2: POPULAR DEGREE: ~ Bachelor of Science
3: FAMOUS PEOPLE THAT ATTENDED BAYLOR UNIVERSITY: ~Roxanne Wilson ~Austin Miller ~Jennifer Vasquez ~Jim L. Turner ~ Richelle Carey
4: SCHOOL SPIRIT: -Mascot: American Black Bear (Baylor Bears) -Colors: Green, Gold, Brown, White, Black -Motto: "Pro Ecclesia, Pro Texana" (Latin for "For Church, For Texas")
5: THE GOOD OLD BAYLOR LINE: That good old Baylor line! That good old Baylor line! We'll march forever down the years, As long as stars shall shine. We'll fling our green and gold afar To light the ways of time, And guide us as we onward go; That good old Baylor line!
6: ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: -GPA: ~2.5 -Testing Scores: ~ACT English: 24/31 ~ACT Math: 24/28 ~ACT Composite: 24/29 ~ACT Writing: 7/8 -Extra Curricular Activities: ~Accounting ~Anthropology ~Architecture ~ Art & Design Department ~Biology ~ Journalism
7: TUITION COSTS: -Room & Board: ~ $9,650 -Cost per class/credit hour: ~ $226 -Fees ~Library Use Fees: $1.390 ~Parking: $245