Quick Facts

Fast Facts about Arlington Baptist University:

  • President – Dr. D.L. Moody
  • Founded – March 3, 1939
  • Programs Offered – 22
  • Enrollment – 265
  • Colors – Royal Blue & White
  • Mascot – Patriots 

Completion/Graduation Rates

Arlington Baptist University publishes a graduation rate/percent for first time, full time students (six year cohort) who completed their program within 150% of their entering year.

First-time / Full time students beginning:   2010 Cohort

Graduates:  2014 – 2016

GENDERRACEFINANCIAL AID
Male - 53%Caucasian - 80%Grants - 64%
Female - 47%Hispanic - 7%Loans - 64%
African American - 11%Neither - 9%
American Indian - 1%
Unreported - 0%

Graduate Employment

Five-year rate/percent of graduates’ employment in degree-related ministry (2011-2015):

  • Church Ministry                                                               56%
  • Education                                                                          73%
  • Biblical Counseling                                                           25%

College Effectiveness Highlights:

  • 80% of Education Majors who took the state certification exam during the 2012-2013; 2013-2014; 2014-2015 academic years passed.
  • 100% of Spring 2016 graduates reported that ABC was effective in developing the students' Bible knowledge
  • Over 90% of Spring 2016 graduates reported that ABC effectively increased their level of academic rigor
  • Women’s Volleyball 2013 NCCAA SW Region Runner-Up, 2013 ACCA National Champions, 2014 NCCAA SW Region Champion, 2015 ACCA National Champions
  • Women’s Basketball 2013 NCCAA SW Region Champion, 2013 ACCA National Runner-Up, 2014 NCCAA SW Region Champion, 2014 NCCAA National Runner-Up, 2014 ACCA National Runner-Up, 2015 NCCAA SW Region Champion, 2015 NCCAA National Champions, 2015 ACCA National Champions
  • Men’s Basketball 2013 NCCAA SW Region Champion, NCCAA National Runner-Up, 2014 NCCAA SW Region Champion, 2015 NCCAA National Runner-Up, 2015 ACCA National Champion, 2015 ACCA National Champions
  • Men’s Baseball 2013 NCCAA SW Region Champion 

Survey Results of 2016 Graduates

All of the graduates surveyed were satisfied with the quality of instruction and indicate that their program of study has helped them:

  • Develop a Christian world view,
  • Synthesize academic knowledge and Christian values,
  • Mature spiritually and intellectually,
  • Develop their Bible knowledge,
  • Gain special techniques for future study in their field,
  • Increase their sensitivity to others and sense of moral responsibility,
  • Be well prepared for a career in their program area, and
  • Become more committed to Christ.

At least 90% would recommend their specific program to others.