The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, located in Belton, Texas, is a coeducational institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas, offering various undergraduate and graduate programs. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,700 students, representing over 40 states and some foreign countries. Chartered in 1845, it is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It offers various programs of study, including accounting, economics and finance, business administration and systems, business information technology and systems, management and marketing and master of business administration. It offers a broad spectrum of courses, including accounting, art, biblical studies, biology, business administration, church history, computer graphics design, criminal justice, economics, English, exercise and sport science, finance, history, marketing, mass communication and journalism, medical technology, music, nursing, sociology and Spanish.