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Fresno Pacific University

Fresno, CA 4-Year Private

About Fresno Pacific University

Fresno Pacific University is a private, religous school located in the suburban setting of Fresno, CA, less than an hour from Fresno.

Founded in 1944, Fresno Pacific University currently enrolls around 3,596 students a year, including 2,439 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About Fresno Pacific University

Acceptance rate: 68%

Average GPA: 3.54

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What's the acceptance rate at Fresno Pacific University in 2017?

Fresno Pacific University is a moderately difficult school to get accepted to. The acceptance rate at Fresno Pacific University is 68 percent.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.54 out of 4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Fresno Pacific University a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of the 207 students who started at Fresno Pacific University as first-time freshman, 104 graduate within four years.

Around 64 percent of students who started at Fresno Pacific University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Fresno Pacific University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Fresno Pacific University a good school for YOU?

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College Info

1717 South Chestnut Avenue Fresno, CA 93702-4709

Campus Setting: Suburban

Fresno Pacific University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Fresno Pacific University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above

Good

18 to 24

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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Fresno Pacific University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Fresno Pacific University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$41,408

In State

$41,408

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$31,966
$31,966
Fees
$492
$492
Housing
$8,950
$8,950
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Fresno Pacific University is like? There are approximately 3,596 students enrolled at Fresno Pacific University, including 2,439 undergraduate students and 1,157 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from CA and 3% percent of students are from other states.

85%

Full Time

15%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,596

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

68%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$32,458

Out-of-State

$32,458

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
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