Standing upon a student-led Honor Code, we offer 25 AP courses and numerous capstone electives in each academic department. Additionally, we have a robust Learning Center consisting of nine faculty members who help students throughout their academic journeys, from introductory classes through AP-level curriculum.
Baylor’s stellar athletics program has recently been ranked as high as #3 in the nation by Max Preps and Top-25 nationally by Sports Illustrated. We feature 27 boys’ and girls’ varsity sports teams and have won more state championships than any school in Tennessee. Currently, over 100 Baylor alumni are competing in college!
Baylor offers robust visual arts, dance & drama, and choir & music programming across 30 Fine Arts courses that culminate in over 40 performances and showcases per year. Baylor’s rich history in the Fine Arts has resulted in a robust alumni network of former Red Raiders thriving in their respective artistic fields.
Our nationally recognized Walkabout program not only allows students to explore the renowned natural resources of the Chattanooga-area, but also offers national and global outdoor adventure travel, such as to Maine, Panama and the Himalayas. Through Walkabout, students can regularly trek, kayak, rock climb, and more.
Our scholars programs help motivated students lead in their fields: Research Scholars choose a robust Biomedical, Engineering, or Environmental track. Global Scholars engage with the international community to address global issues. Civics Scholars learn how to build consensus to improve their communities.
There’s never a dull moment in Baylor’s vibrant residential life community! With constant activity on-campus and a robust off-campus events calendar that frequently takes advantage of the surrounding natural beauty and the convenience of Chattanooga, students can be as busy as they choose to be.