One of the best

Azusa Pacific University has been featured in Time magazine and ranked as one of the best universities in the US by US News & World Report and The Princeton Review. Azusa Pacific is a comprehensive university well known for its excellence in higher education. The main campus is situated near Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley, and it has seven Southern California regional centres.


The university offers more than 60 areas of undergraduate study, 26 master’s degree programmes, and seven doctorates.


APU’s five schools include College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Center for Adult and Professional Studies, three research centres, three campus libraries, and the Noel Academy for Strengths-based Leadership and Education.

Tuition and fees

Undergraduate (24 to 34 units)

Tuition/fees: $25,130

Room board: $7,220

Graduate (18 units)

Tuition/fees $9,360

Room/Board $6,800


Undergraduate: Minimum GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 US scale

Graduate: Minimum GPA

3.0 on a 4.0 US scale

SAT scores are not required for admission for international students, though, it may increase scholarship possibilities if qualified.

Application deadlines

Fall (September): May 1

Spring (January): September 15

Summer (May/June): December 1


A range of scholarships ranging from academic to participatory and international students services are available. — Agencies