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Military Friendly Survey Results

Academic Policies and Compliance 69
Admissions and Orientation 20
Culture and Commitment 40
Financial Aid and Assistance 7
Graduation and Career 16
Military Student Support and Retention 61

School Information

About California Baptist University

California Baptist University (CBU) is one of the top private Christian colleges and universities in Southern California. CBU offers bachelors, masters, doctoral, and credential programs in Riverside and online. California Baptist University believes each person has been created for a purpose. CBU strives to help students understand and engage this purpose by providing a Christ-centered educational experience that integrates academics with spiritual and social development opportunities. Graduates are challenged to become individuals whose skills, integrity and sense of purpose glorify God and distinguish them in the workplace and in the world.

Why Attend California Baptist University

California Baptist University is one of the top private Christian colleges in Southern California and offers 150 undergraduate majors and concentrations, 30 master degree programs and two doctoral degrees. CBU Online is ranked No. 8 in the 2017 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree by U.S. News & World Report and was also ranked in the top 100 nationwide for Online Graduate Education and Online MBA Programs. CBU accepts the GI Bills 1606, 1607, 30, 31, 33, 35 and is a Yellow Ribbon participant.

Veteran Information

  • Credit for CLEP and/or DSST Exams
  • Military students deployed return without penalty
  • Follow ACE recommendations for awarding credit
  • DSST Credit
  • In-state tuition without residency requirements for active duty military
  • Yellow ribbon school
  • Post 9/11 GI Bill Approved
  • Full-time veteran counselors on staff
  • Veteran clubs or associations on campus

Financial Information

In-State Out-of-State
Tuition & Fees $31,372.00 $31,372.00
Tuition $29,562.00 $29,562.00
Fees $1,810.00 $1,810.00
Room & Board $9,690.00 $9,690.00
Room $5,260.00 $5,260.00
Board $4,430.00 $4,430.00
Books & Supplies $1,764.00 $1,764.00
Other Expenses $3,176.00 $3,176.00
TOTAL $46,002.00 $46,002.00
In-State Out-of-State
Tuition & Fees $12,590.00 $12,590.00
Tuition $11,880.00 $11,880.00
Fees $710 $710
Room & Board $12,150.00 $12,150.00
Room $7,720.00 $7,720.00
Board $4,430.00 $4,430.00
Books & Supplies $1,176.00 $1,176.00
Other Expenses $2,118.00 $2,118.00
TOTAL $28,034.00 $28,034.00
Tuition & Fees
Tuition $547.00 per credit
Fees $355.00 per semester
Books & Supplies $588.00 per semester
Other Expenses $1,389.00

Academics

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD
  • Programmatic
  • National
  • Regional
  • Natural Resources and Conservation
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Foreign Languages, Literature, and Linguistics
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Theology and Religious Vocations
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation and Materials Moving
  • History