Hope International University: Ranking & Review

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Fullerton Rank United States Rank World Rank
3 2126 7137
Top 42%

Hope International University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate28%29%28%
Enrolled undergraduates964251
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,373562811

601 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

601 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

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

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
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 scores71
Percent of students submitting SAT scores81%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores15
Percent of students submitting ACT scores17%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Hope International University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $46,824 $46,824
Off-campus $51,186 $51,186
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,030 and other expenses per full academic year.

Hope International University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 483 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $30,700 $30,700
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,100 $1,100
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,395 $1,395
Tuition for Full-time graduates $11,480 $11,480
Fees for full-time graduates $585 $585
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $585 $585

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Psychology 13 54 67
Theology and Religious Vocations 20 36 56
Education 8 22 30
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 20 9 29
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 8 20 28
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 28 28
Social Sciences 17 17
English Language and Literature & Letters 5 5
Grand Total8131121260

A total of 139 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Hope International University.

At the master's level 121 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate48%46%49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

General info

Alternative namesPacific Christian of Ministry and Biblical Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Orange County
College of Psychology and Counseling
College of Business and Management
College of Education
Religious affiliationChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarFour-one-four plan
Total FTE staff197
Instructional FTE94
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.hiu.edu
Address2500 E Nutwood Ave
Fullerton, California, 92831-3199
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population50,000 - 250,000
Fax+1 (714) 681 7423

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