Founded in 1845, the university has traditionally been known for producing excellent educators, nurses, business leaders, and missionaries. That has not changed, but today UMHB is also earning recognition for its talented science and music graduates, for top-notch graduate programs in counseling, physical therapy and more.
Research done in the university's Human Performance Laboratory is being applauded for its contributions to the field of sport nutrition. The university's new competency-based education program for adult learners is the first of its kind among private colleges and universities in Texas. And the university's Mayborn College of Health Sciences sets the standard for preparing top-notch students for a variety of health-related professions.
~4,000 Student Population
61% undergraduates living on campus
60+ Student Organizations
18:1 Student-to-Faculty Ratio
843 Degrees award in 2016-17
What's behind this success? An unapologetic dedication to Christian principles. An emphasis on inspired teaching, on making each student's learning experience the best it can be. A commitment to excellence in every aspect of university life.
If one word could be chosen to summarize what is happening at UMHB today, that word would be "MOMENTUM."
It takes a powerful force to gain momentum in an upward trajectory, and that force is present and real at UMHB today. Mary Hardin-Baylor is moving forward, offering Christian higher education in compelling new ways to a growing number of students.
Location: Sanderford Administrative Complex
Address: 900 College Street, Box 8020 • Belton, TX 76513
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Page last updated August 29, 2019