Fresno Pacific University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Fresno Pacific University is 14:1, and the school has 65.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Fresno Pacific University include: Elementary Education and Teaching; Child Development; Organizational Behavior Studies; Business Administration and Management, General; and Criminalistics and Criminal Science. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 76.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Sciences (biological or physical)
Humanities History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 14:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Elementary Education and Teaching 25%
Child Development 18%
Organizational Behavior Studies 13%
Business Administration and Management, General 11%
Criminalistics and Criminal Science 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Learning communities N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 76%
4-year graduation rate 56%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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