Fresno Pacific University: Ranking & Review

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Fresno Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 1293 4554
Top 27%

Fresno Pacific University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate72%75%71%
Enrolled undergraduates20373130
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,1051,1522,953

1,283 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

384 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores149
Percent of students submitting SAT scores75%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores72
Percent of students submitting ACT scores36%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Fresno Pacific University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $43,115 $43,115
Off-campus $49,844 $49,844
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

Fresno Pacific University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 565 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $29,998 $29,998
Fees for full-time undergraduates $510 $510
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,071 $1,071
Tuition for Full-time graduates $14,999 $14,999
Fees for full-time graduates $40 $40
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $560 $560

Programs and Degrees

Education 220 160 380
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 265 25 290
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 139 139
Health Professions and Related Programs 72 38 110
Psychology 36 22 58
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 46 46
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 37 37
Theology and Religious Vocations 22 7 29
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 24 24
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22 22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 20 20
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9 8 17
Visual and Performing Arts 8 8
History 8 8
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 1 7 8
Social Sciences 6 6
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 5
Natural Resources and Conservation 4 4
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 4 4
Mathematics and Statistics 4 4
Physical Sciences 2 2
Legal Professions and Studies 2 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2 2
English Language and Literature & Letters
Library Science
Grand Total9582671,225

A total of 958 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Fresno Pacific University.

At the master's level 267 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate65%54%72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesFPU
MottoFounded on Christ
Religious affiliationMennonite Brethren Church
Colorsblue, orange
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff642
Instructional FTE320
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, California, 93702-4709
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Fax+1 (559) 453 2007

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