#24 Best Private Colleges in California

Fresno Pacific University

Fresno, California

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Student Population
Fresno Pacific University overview
Location Fresno, California
Online fresno.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Mennonite Brethren Church
Fresno Pacific University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Fresno, California, Fresno Pacific University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Mennonite Brethren Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 959 prospective students applied, and 642 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 199 enrolled in the school.  2,845 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,150 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $32,954 plus fees of $498. Fresno Pacific University is ranked 677 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Fresno Pacific University is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
Fresno Pacific University overview
SAT 930/1110
ACT 16/22
GPA 3.54
Applications Accepted
Fresno Pacific University overview
Applications Due Jul 30, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $40

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Fresno Pacific University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,080
Other Fees$498
Room and Board $8,454
Budget for Other Expenses$2,609
Total One Year Cost$45,595

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Fresno Pacific University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 29%
Education 28%
Work and Family Studies 17%
Social Sciences 7%
Health Professions 3%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=114813 IPEDS survey data for Fresno Pacific University.

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