indy_960x400

Independent Colleges

Challenge yourself and change your life at one of the three independent universities located in the Central Valley: National University, Fresno Pacific University and the University of the Pacific.

Fresno Pacific University

Fresno Pacific University is the Central Valley’s only accredited Christian university and offers students the following programs and curriculum:

  • Various majors and programs
  • Bachelor of arts degrees
  • Masters of arts degrees
  • Teaching credentials
  • Graduate certificates
  • Degree Completion Program

Freshman entrance requirements (by subject):

  • Social Science – 2 years
  • English – 4 years
  • Math – 3 years
  • Laboratory Science – 1 years
  • Foreign Languages – 2 years
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 1 year

Test Requirements:

  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.1 or higher
  • SAT or ACT

University of the Pacific

University of the Pacific offers students the following programs and curriculum:

  • Various majors and programs
  • Bachelor of Arts and Science degrees
  • Masters of Arts and Science degrees
  • Teaching credentials
  • Doctoral and professional degrees (e.g medicine, law, business, etc.)

Freshman entrance requirements (by subject):

  • Social Science – 1 years
  • English – 4 years
  • Math – 3 years
  • Laboratory Science – 2 years
  • Foreign Languages – 2 years
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 1 year

Test Requirements:

  • SAT I or ACT

Students applying for the dental hygiene program must submit AHPAT scores