Quality Bachelor's Degrees for Working Adults

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We understand quality from the working adult's perspective.

As a working adult, quality is important. You value a reputable, accredited institution that's well-respected academically. You want an enjoyable and challenging classroom experience as well as strong faculty involvement and expertise.

DBU offers all this and more. Working adults who choose to earn a bachelor's degree at DBU are drawn to our quality Christ-centered environment where faith and learning are integrated into every class. The opportunity to study academic disciplines within a biblical framework is exciting.

At DBU, we recognize the special requirements of working adults and have developed dynamic solutions to deliver the quality and value you expect.

Focused on Working Adults

DBU recognizes your individual worth. Each encounter is designed to be a positive personal experience, whether in the classroom or conversing online.

Christ-Centered Environment

We are committed to Christ-centered learning that integrates faith with your classes within a comprehensive liberal arts program focused on critical thinking and communication skills.


Dallas Baptist University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Dallas Baptist University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Dallas Baptist University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC's website (www.sacscoc.org).

Excellent Faculty with Relevant Experience

83.7% percent of our full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their fields but are also practitioners who understand the needs working adults face every day.

Small Class Size for Maximum Learning

With a student/faculty ratio of 16:1, DBU provides personalized instruction and challenging, interactive learning experiences for working adults.

Staff Who Care for Working Adults

Our caring and knowledgeable academic counselors provide working adults with personal guidance and online assistance in all phases of their college experience. DBU's Professional Studies program has been helping working adults complete a bachelor's degree for over 40 years. Our dedicated staff has over 170 years of combined experience in helping working adults earn a bachelor's degree.

Learning Resources for Working Adults

DBU provides working adults comprehensive services such as physical and online libraries, computer labs, research collections, and extensive online resources and e-libraries.

Testimonials from Working Adults Like You

More than 75% of our adult students first hear about DBU's programs for working adults from family, friends, or co-workers who have called DBU their college home. Hear from some current students and alumni about how DBU helped them earn a bachelor's degree. 

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