|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Southern Baptist|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,865 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
California Baptist University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,971 applications and 3,181 students were granted admission. California Baptist University is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 46% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 79% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||850 to 1100|
|ACT||19 to 24|
In 2016-2017 academic year, California Baptist University's tuition was $29,562 for all students regardless of residency (10.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of California Baptist University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 44% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,538 (which is 3.1% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at California Baptist University in 2016-2017, was 799, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,845 (which is 0.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, California Baptist University has enrolled a total of 9,157 students (7,087 students full-time and 2,070 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,157 students, 893 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 35% men and 65% women and 6,937 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,220 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 2,066 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Two or more races: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at California Baptist University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||31%||933||56|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||9%||274||34|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||6%||175||47|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||4%||134||0|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||108||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||102|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||3%||97||93|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of California Baptist University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of California Baptist University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,600. Last year, out of the total 1,309 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,178 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,144 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 984 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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