Hope International University requires at least 120 units to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at California, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. California accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, California has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 42% of students who start college at California finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
California offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: California may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
California has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with California directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, California students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at California.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
California does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at California
California offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
✅ California does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ California has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ California offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ California does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Students at California are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Darling Library.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
California does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
Does California have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
California does not have any ROTC programs.
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