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Azusa Pacific University

Azusa, CA
University Website: www.apu.edu
Apply Online: www.apu.edu/apply/
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Azusa Pacific University is a private, inter-denominational, evangelical Christian university located near Los Angeles in suburban Azusa, California. It was founded in 1899, with classes opening on March 3, 1900 in Whittier, California. It began offering degrees in 1939. APU holds regional accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

While officially inter-denominational, the university has ties with several evangelical denominations.[citation needed] The university's seminary, the Graduate School of Theology, holds to a Wesleyan, Arminian doctrinal theology. With over 5,000 students, APU's undergraduate student body is the largest in the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (although Indiana Wesleyan University has a larger total student body) and the second largest evangelical undergraduate student body in the United States, behind only Liberty University.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $29,100.00 avg tuition

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

Apply online Admissions:
www.apu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.apu.edu/sfs/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Azusa Pacific University

Statistics:
Applied 7,622
Admitted 3,859 51%
Enrolled total 1,197
Full Time: 1,192
Part Time 5
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 500 600
SAT Math 490 600
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 21 27
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 88%
4-year graduation rate 55%
6-year graduation rate 66%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Azusa Pacific University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $29,100.00 $29,100.00 $29,100.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $840.00 $840.00 $840.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,213.00 $1,213.00 $1,213.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,810.00 $9,810.00 $9,810.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $220.00 $220.00 $220.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $545.00 $545.00 $545.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,398.00 $10,864.00 $4,220.00
Other Expenses $2,854.00 $4,094.00 $4,220.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $45.00
Graduate Application Fee $45.00
Books and Supplies $1,656.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 94%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,267.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 65%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,797.00

Azusa Pacific University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Information Systems and Services, Other X
Marketing, Other X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
EDUCATION
Education, General X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physical Sciences, Other X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
Psychology, Other X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Social Sciences, Other X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Bible/Biblical Studies X X
Divinity/Ministry X
Religious Education X X
Theology/Theological Studies X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Music, General X X

Scholarships for Students in California

Name Amount Deadline
Ronald D. Lunceford Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
Clinton E. Phillips Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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