• Address: 2500 E. Nutwood Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92831

  • Phone Number: 714.879.3901

  • Website: http://degrees.hiu.edu/

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About Hope International University (HIU)

Hope International University is a public university headquartered at Fullerton, California. It has Christian religious affiliation. It was founded in 1928, as pacific bible seminary with a mission to provide Christian higher education to serve the church and to impact the world for Christ.  

It offers various programs to more than 1200 students. It is providing on campus, online and the combination of both programs to the students.

It is one amongst the military and veteran-friendly universities in the U.S.

  • Hope International University acceptance rate is 32% Retention rate is 67%

  • The student-faculty ratio is 14:1 and the total graduation rate is 43%.

  • Hope International University address is 2500 E. Nutwood Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92831. 


Hope International University Online

  • It offers students with an online info session and also a test drive any of the online courses before joining the online course for real.

  • Online students are offered with one-on-one interaction from the faculty. They are also eligible for applying financial aid.

  • Webinars are also offered for the online students. Online programs provide video lectures from professors, assignments, discussion forums, assignments can be submitted through drop boxes and real-time chat with professors is also available.

  • It provides student portal, canvas, email, and library facilities for the students to access the course related content all the time.   


Hope International University Schools

It offers online degrees from the following schools

  • College of Education

  • College of Arts and Sciences

  • College of Business and Management

  • College of Psychology and Counselling

  • Pacific Christian College of Ministry and Biblical Studies


Hope International University Tuition

It offers the students online degrees at affordable prices. Given below is the average tuition for the online degrees

Degree type Total Average Tuition
Associate $27,000
Bachelors $41,750
Masters $19,238

Hope International University Majors

It provides majors in the following disciplines

Business Management Music
Theology Education
Behavioral Sciences Interdisciplinary Studies

Some of the online degrees being provided are mentioned below

Bachelor of Business Administration Associate of Arts
Master of Arts in Educational Administration Undergraduate Certificate in Biblical Studies

Hope International University Financial Aid

The university provides financial assistance to its students as grants, scholarships, and other awards. FAFSA/Federal School Code used to apply for financial aid is 001252.

  • Federal Aid such as grants and loans offered are Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct PLUS loan, Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized Loans, and Federal Work study.

  • Cal Grant A and Cal Grant B are the California State Aid.

  • Military Aids available are the Tuition Assistance Program, Post 9/11 GI Bill, and Yellow Ribbon program.

  • Institutional Aids are available in form of scholarships such as Presidential scholarship, Dean’s Scholarship, AVID Scholarship, and Royals Scholarship.

Around 98% of the students are awarded Federal, State or Institutional Aid.

$20,087 is the average amount of aid awarded in grants or scholarships by the university. 


Hope International University Library

Hugh and Hazel Library located in the university provides information resources and literacy for the students. It houses 65,000 books, print periodicals, journals and also a digital library with research databases, e-books, articles, and journals. 


Hope International University Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

It is institutionally accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.

Programmatic Accreditation

Its bible education programs are accredited by Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation. 


Hope International University Rankings and Reviews

According to the Forbes rankings

  • It ranked 54th in the Midwest.

  • It ranked 86th in Liberal Arts Universities.

Some of the popular reviews by the students are

  • The student-faculty ratio is small, so each one gets individual attention from professors.

  • Professors are well qualified, experienced and supportive to the students.

  • Campus security is great and students feel secure and safe.

  • Sophisticated Infrastructure and facilities are provided for the students.

  • Financial aid office supports the students to get financial aid easily. 


Hope International University Campus

The campus consists of various organizations, student government, student clubs, churches, campus ministries, on-campus housing facilities, safety and security, Health and Wellness centers, food courts and athletics for the students to keep them engaging throughout the academic year.

Hope International University Bookstore offers students textbooks, college accessories, apparels, gifts and collectibles, and college supplies. They provide both online and on-campus bookstore.

The University Dorms are affordable and offer all the facilities for the students, located in the proximity of the university.


Hope International University Athletics

It has NAIA Division I sports teams. It has 18 athletic teams playing a variety of sports out of which 8 are men teams. The athletic team name of the university is Royals. They compete in NAIA sports. It won ‘GOLD’ Five-star institution for the Champions of Character in 2016-17.

The University Baseball has men team. They won several intercollegiate games. They grabbed three GSAC Honours.

Hope International University Basketball has both men and women teams. They won several intercollegiate tournaments.

Hope International University (HIU) Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Public
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Headquartered at

Fullerton, California

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001252
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Institutional Accreditation

WSCUC
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Programmatic Accreditation

ABHE

Religious Affiliation

Christian
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Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Student Portal , Financial Aid, Military Friendly, Veterans Friendly , eLibrary

Branches

Anaheim (California), Washington (Washington)

Data Source: http://degrees.hiu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Hope International University (HIU) Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 32 %
Student Faculty Ratio 14: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 67 % Part Time: 33 %
Total Population 1,372
Student Population Full Time: 963 Part Time: 409
Gender Division Male: 40 % Female: 60 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 1,006 328 678
Total Applicants Admitted - 323 112 211
Applicants Enrolled - 107 48 59
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 99 45 54
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 8 3 5

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 33 %

The College Monk

Female: 49 %

Total Graduation Rate: 43 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Hope International University (HIU) Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Hope International University (HIU)

College of Business and Management

Majors available

Business Management

College of Education

Majors available

Education

College of Psychology and Counseling

Majors available

Accounting

Pacific Christian College of Ministry and Biblical Studies

Majors available

Science

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Biomedical Science

Hope International University (HIU) Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $40
Graduate Application Fee $40

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 78
Number of students submitting ACT scores 35
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 85%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 38%
SAT Math 450 average 390 - 510 range
SAT Critical Reading 460 average 400 - 520 range
SAT Writing 460 average 410 - 510 range
ACT Composite 19 average 16 - 22 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Hope International University (HIU) Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,782 Undergraduate Student, U, S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Varies Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $2,000 U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $6,173 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $6,173 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $6,173 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Should not have an adverse credit history. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Cal Grant A $9,084 California residents, Based on GPA and financial need March 2nd, 2019
Cal Grant B $1,670 California residents, March 15th, 2019

Data Source: http://degrees.hiu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance Program $1,350 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $8,951 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program $8,951 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: http://degrees.hiu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Presidential Scholarship Varies 3.5 Academic GPA and 1100 SAT or 24 ACT. Varies
Dean's Scholarship Varies 2.75 Academic GPA and 900 SAT or 19 ACT Varies
AVID Scholarship Varies 2.5 cumulative high school GPA. Varies
Royals Scholarship Varies Students must meet the University and national athletic agency Satisfactory Academic Progress. Varies

Data Source: http://degrees.hiu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $16,412
$30,001 - $48,000 $16,975
$48,001 - $75,000 $18,594
$75,001 - $110,000 $23,268
Over $110,000 $27,816

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 52% $3,767
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $18,568
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 55% $4,945
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 97% $12,945
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 72% $6,619
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 72% $6,173
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 20,087
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 6
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $9,450
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $1,575
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.hiu.edu/military/benefits/payment-options.html
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 37 $7,036
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 25 $8,951
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 12 $3,045

Data Source: http://degrees.hiu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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