California Baptist University

Acceptance Rate 80 %
SAT Average 1,055
Tuition & Fees $37,018
Student Population 11,317
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $17,929

Academic Overview

California Baptist University Campus, Riverside, CA
California Baptist University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Riverside, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $37,018 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,317 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80% and the graduation rate is 62% last year.
The salary after graduation from California Baptist University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of California Baptist University are $37,018. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $14,320 on average.
California Baptist University 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at CBU. The acceptance rate of CBU is 80% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average graduation rate is 62% and the transfer-out rate is 26%. The average received amount of financial aid is $17,929 and 96% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,317 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for California Baptist University is 80 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for California Baptist University is 62 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for California Baptist University is 26 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for California Baptist University is 76 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for California Baptist University is 11,317
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for California Baptist University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $17,929 at California Baptist University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

CBU offers 127 major programs through online and on-site education where 39 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree8924
Master's Degree3213
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship42

Special Learning Opportunities

California Baptist University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,352)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,440)

Veterans Benefits

California Baptist University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges