Fresno Pacific University

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FPU Fast Facts

• Institutional control: Private
• Religious affiliation: Mennonite Brethren
• Mascot: Sunbird
1,300 graduate and seminary students
45 graduate programs offered
50-acre campus
5th-largest city in California

Top Majors
• MA Kinesiology, Physical Education
• MA Ministry, Leadership and Culture
• Master of Divinity

Distinctive Programs
• Online programs
• On-site counseling center
• Career Development and Experiential Learning Center

• #1 “Best Bang for Your Buck” among schools in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities | Washington Monthly
• #2 Best College for Education in California |
• #4 Top Performing School on Social Mobility | U.S. News & World Report
• Top 30 Best Regional Universities in the West | U.S. News & World Report

Fresno Pacific University is the Central Valley’s only accredited Christian university. FPU offers a wide range of programs at campus locations in Southeast Fresno, North Fresno, Merced, Visalia, Bakersfield, and fully online. With over 45 degrees to choose from, you’re sure to find a program to meet your career goals. You’ll become part of a small community of learners, thrive in a flexible learning environment, and be challenged by a rigorous curriculum. Learn how much further you can go at FPU!

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Fresno Pacific University is focused on academic excellence and Christian values, empowering you to reach your goals with a supportive community of staff, faculty, and fellow students. With more than 45 distinctive graduate programs, our alumni are in high demand locally and beyond for their professionalism, depth and breadth of knowledge in their field, and leadership skills. With campus locations across the Central Valley and fully online programs, advancing your education and pursuing your career goals is more convenient than ever.

Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary is evangelical, ecumenical, and Anabaptist. Here, you’ll gain a unique perspective that will shape your transformational ministry. With programs that span ministry, missions, theology, and counseling, you’ll be prepared to take the gospel into the world. Put to practice what you preach with an advanced degree from FPBS.

Five campuses and fully online programs
Advance your education without adding to your commute. With five campus locations across California’s Central Valley and fully online programs, Fresno Pacific University makes earning your master’s degree as convenient as possible.

What our students say... 
“The education that I gained while attending FPU has been instrumental to my success in roles with increasing responsibility.”
— Marc Percival, MBA

“At the Seminary, fellowship and relationships are a priority. The opportunities to connect provided me a sense of belonging.”
— Vicencia Abundiz, Community Leadership and Transformation

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