California Christian College

Overview of California Christian College

California Christian is located in Fresno, CA (a large city). The school is a Free Will Baptist Church school. California Christian is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by the school is the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from California Christian is especially impressive compared to its number of students. The school is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

California Christian Selectivity

California Christian does not offer open admission.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

California Christian had 28 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

California Christian has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. California Christian offers students meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting California Christian

California Christian College
4881 E University Ave
Fresno , CA 93703-3599
General Phone: (559) 251-4215

California Christian Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy3theological and ministerial studies

Number of programs and degrees for California Christian in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree01
Bachelor's degree31

California Christian Student Body

In 2007-2008, California Christian had a total enrollment of 28 students (30 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 56%
Women 33%
Full-Time 89%
Part-Time 11%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 29%
20-21 18%
22-24 11%
25-29 25%
30-34 7%
35-39 4%
40-49 4%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


California Christian Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %

California Christian Room and Board (2007)

California Christian offers campus housing for 42 of its 30 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Fresno, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 10 meals per week.

California Christian Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

California Christian Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,180
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,180
Room and board $ 3,740
Books and supplies $ 700
Other expenses $ 4,041

Financial Aid:
California Christian participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 884400)

California Christian Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year3$26,0000*
All faculty totalacademic year3$26,0000*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

California Christian Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other

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California Christian Highlights

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What Sets California Christian Apart:

% of degrees in religion and philosophy
(vs. all colleges)
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Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
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Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%California Christian Male % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%California Christian Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%California Christian Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)

checked Free Will Baptist Church affiliation
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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