Azusa Pacific University

901E Alosta Ave - Azusa, CA 91702
  • Region: West Coast
  • Campus Setting: Suburban
  • Size: Medium

Azusa Pacific University, an evangelical, Christian university located near Los Angeles in Southern California, offers 60 bachelor's degrees, 48 master's degrees, 18 certificates, 10 credentials, 9 doctoral programs and 2 associate's degrees to more than 9,000 students.

A member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities and recognized among the nation’s top schools, APU remains committed to God First since 1899.

Azusa's 3,592 undergraduates arrive from 49 states and 63 countries. APU offers quality academic programs on campus, online and at seven regional locations. According to US News, APU is recognized as one of the nation's top schools in awarding degrees to minority students, top 100 in performers for Social Mobility, top 25 universities according to alumni rating, and places top 30 for First-Year Experiences.

APU features about 50 clubs and organizations and 19 music ensembles. Music groups require an audition and perform at local churches as well as state and national orchestral and symphonic events. The Artist Certificate program offers a conservatory-style experience to the School of Music's highest-performing musicians. Fourteen APU athletes have competed in the Olympics.

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About Azusa Pacific University

A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor-s, master-s, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America-s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.

Mission Statement

Azusa Pacific University is an evangelical Christian community of disciples and scholars who seek to advance the work of God in the world through academic excellence in liberal arts and professional programs of higher education that encourage students to develop a Christian perspective of truth and life.