Azusa Pacific University

Azusa, CA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,937
Graduate Enrollment: 4,187
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander institution
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: Undenominational

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 94.1%

Male/Female: 27% / 73% (2017)

First generation college students: 38.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 17.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.6% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,117
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 966 - 1266

2022 Median Admit ACT: 22
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 19 - 25

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 65.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 45.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 34.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 26.2% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 30.2%
Black: 6.3%
Hispanic: 37.2%
Asian: 12.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.8%
2+ races: 5.7%
Non-resident alien: 3.2%
Unknown race: 4.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $54,720
In-State tuition: $41,510
Out-of-State tuition: $41,510

Estimated books and supplies: $1,126 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,820 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,142 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $17,254 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,142 (2022)

Average Family Income: $83,630 (2017)
Median Family Income: $44,669 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 33.1%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 47.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $23,219 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $246 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $20,622
$30k-48k $22,082
$48k-75k $24,581
$75k-110k $22,139
$110k+ $32,463

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 53%
6-year graduation rate: 72%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $23,219 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $12,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $20,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $21,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 61.9% (2015)
@3 year 65.7% (2017)
@5 year 79.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 48.5% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 49.9% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $46,313 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $56,788 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 5
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 12 $25,505 ($2,125) $43,901 ($3,658)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 69 $22,412 $216 $35,599 ($2,967) $49,267 ($4,106)
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 15 $18,493 $196
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 30 $27,000 $273 $70,708 ($5,892) $74,962 ($6,247)
Master's Degree Education, General. 419 $561 $59,677 ($4,973) $71,843 ($5,987)
Doctoral Degree Education, General. 44 $1,087 $96,778 ($8,065) $102,971 ($8,581)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Education, General. 162
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 21 $505 $55,751 ($4,646)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 7
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 6
Graduate/Professional Certificate Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 60 $25,656 $270 $22,156 ($1,846) $41,840 ($3,487)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 69 $554 $59,097 ($4,925) $70,067 ($5,839)
Master's Degree Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language. 28 $37,271 ($3,106) $41,563 ($3,464)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language. 47
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 191 $23,406 $228 $26,811 ($2,234) $44,020 ($3,668)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 23 $412 $46,366 ($3,864)
Master's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 3
Graduate/Professional Certificate Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 5
Master's Degree Psychology, Other. 115 $865 $52,810 ($4,401) $55,069 ($4,589)
Doctoral Degree Psychology, Other. 25 $2,540 $65,710 ($5,476) $101,756 ($8,480)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 32 $21,750 $216 $23,559 ($1,963)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 39 $24,643 $260 $39,525 ($3,294) $50,143 ($4,179)
Master's Degree Social Work. 80 $557 $57,698 ($4,808) $64,414 ($5,368)
Bachelor's Degree Social Sciences, General. 8
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 9
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 5
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 25 $26,500 $276 $40,543 ($3,379) $54,456 ($4,538)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 29 $21,515 $213 $27,775 ($2,315) $42,305 ($3,525)
Master's Degree Social Sciences, Other. 63 $427 $47,217 ($3,935) $53,593 ($4,466)
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 61 $23,500 $249 $17,646 ($1,471) $38,262 ($3,189)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 1
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 32 $19,250 $191 $59,675 ($4,973) $76,845 ($6,404)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 3
Master's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 21 $421 $49,076 ($4,090)
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 8 $62,755 ($5,230)
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 40 $21,000 $214 $41,954 ($3,496) $63,285 ($5,274)
Bachelor's Degree History. 11 $51,687 ($4,307)
Master's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 4
Bachelor's Degree Engineering, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 31 $23,500 $228 $26,393 ($2,199) $34,157 ($2,846)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 93 $25,000 $260 $34,870 ($2,906) $50,055 ($4,171)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 38 $27,000 $286 $43,377 ($3,615)
Master's Degree Biotechnology. 22 $621
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 7
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 34 $23,000 $217
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 1
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Bible/Biblical Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Bible/Biblical Studies. 19 $23,907 $234 $24,979 ($2,082) $39,855 ($3,321)
Bachelor's Degree Religious Education. 25 $25,000 $260 $28,312 ($2,359) $41,677 ($3,473)
Master's Degree Religious Education. 6
First Professional Degree Religious Education. 3
Bachelor's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 5 $30,490 ($2,541)
Master's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 52 $743 $33,285 ($2,774) $31,657 ($2,638)
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 6
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Physical Sciences, Other. 1
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 29 $24,495 $228 $26,623 ($2,219) $46,569 ($3,881)
Master's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 18 $466 $51,280 ($4,273)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 34 $22,000 $233 $23,226 ($1,936) $32,216 ($2,685)
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 15 $1,025 $32,051 ($2,671)
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 48
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 495 $26,898 $265 $94,015 ($7,835) $106,062 ($8,839)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 169 $700 $121,628 ($10,136) $127,490 ($10,624)
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 10
Graduate/Professional Certificate Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 23
Bachelor's Degree Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 37 $24,500 $236 $22,535 ($1,878) $55,982 ($4,665)
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 13
Master's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 38 $527 $61,276 ($5,106) $70,849 ($5,904)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 123 $24,891 $244 $45,050 ($3,754) $59,901 ($4,992)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 39 $327 $68,682 ($5,724) $76,927 ($6,411)
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 7
Master's Degree Music. 16 $32,322 ($2,694)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $80,613
Full time faculty: 41%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 10.0

School's endowment start of year: $76,922,937 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $100,257,631 (2022)