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Founded in 1899 as the Training School for Christian Workers, Azusa Pacific is a comprehensive Christian, evangelical university offering more than 60 areas of undergraduate study, as well as master's degrees and doctorates. Its 60-acre campus is located 25 minutes east of Los Angeles.

Website: www.apu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
5,671
Undergraduate
Students
(66.1%) 3,748 Women
(33.9%) 1,923 Men
4,255
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
60% of 8,939 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
June 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.74
SAT Math
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
480-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$56,826
Tuition and Fees
$40,220
Room and Board
$10,916
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Freshman Award
$25,168
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,867
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
485
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Azusa Population
47,407
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Cougar
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
9.9% Asian
5.4% Black/African-American
33.0% Hispanic/Latino
8.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
1.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
40.7% White
1.7% Unknown
International Students
2.9%
First-Year Students Returning
82.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
51.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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