Statement of Accreditation Status
Fresno Pacific University

1717 South Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702
United States
Telephone: 
OPEID

The OPEID number is used by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) to identify schools that have Program Participation Agreements (PPA) for purposes of eligibility to participate in Federal Student Financial Assistance programs under Title IV.

001253
Current Accreditation Status

Accredited- Indicates that the Commission has found that an institution has met or exceeded the expectations of the Standards and the Core Commitments to Institutional Capacity and Educational Effectiveness. Initial accreditation is for a period of five to seven years before the next comprehensive review. Reaffirmation is granted for a period of seven to ten years and may be accompanied by a request for interim reports and/or special visits, or a formal Notice of Concern.

Accredited
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, June 19, 2015
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

1961
Undergraduate FTE: 
3,029
Graduate FTE: 
1,167
Financial Structure Type

Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported.

Non-Profit
Sponsorship

Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy.

Religious Control
Academic Calendar

The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system.

Semester
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
1
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer Cynthia Carter Associate Provost Institutional Effectiveness and Degree Completion cindy.carter [at] fresno.edu
Board of Directors Chair Don Griffith Chair of Board of Trustees grifworld [at] att.net
Chief Academic Officer D. Gayle Copeland Provost/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs deborah.copeland [at] fresno.edu
Chief Executive Officer Joseph Jones President joseph.jones [at] fresno.edu
Chief Financial Officer Robert Lippert VP for Finance and Business Affairs robert.lippert [at] fresno.edu
Director Institutional Research Maribel Viveros Director of Institutional Research maribel.viveros [at] fresno.edu
OPEID Location Namesort descending City Location Type Status
1253300 Bakersfield Branch Campus Bakersfield Branch Campus Active
001253 Central Unified School District Fresno Additional Active
00125300 Fresno Pacific University Fresno Main Campus Active
00125308 Merced Branch Campus Merced Branch Campus Active
00125304 North Fresno Center Fresno Branch Campus Active
1253200 Visalia Branch Campus Visalia Branch Campus Active
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Administrative Services Non-degree 2013 On-Site
B.A Biblical and Theological Studies Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A Business Administration Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A Christian Ministry and Leadership Bachelors 2003 On-Site
B.A. Art Bachelors 2008 On-Site
B.A. Business Administration Bachelors 2009 Distance Education
B.A. Business Management Bachelors 2003 On-Site
B.A. Business Management Bachelors 2015 Distance Education
B.A. Communication Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Contemporary Christian Ministries Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Criminal Justice Bachelors 2012 On-Site
B.A. Criminology and Restorative Justice Bachelors 2007 Distance Education
B.A. Criminology and Restorative Justice Bachelors 2007 On-Site
B.A. Early Childhood Development Bachelors 2006 On-Site
B.A. Early Childhood Development Bachelors 2013 Distance Education
B.A. English Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Environmental Studies Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Health Care Administration Bachelors 2014 On-Site
B.A. History Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Intercultural Studies Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Kinesiology and B.S. Kinesiology Bachelors 2005 On-Site
B.A. Liberal Arts Bachelors 2004 On-Site
B.A. Liberal Studies Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Mathematics Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Music Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Organizational Leadership Bachelors 2003 On-Site
B.A. Organizational Leadership Bachelors 2003 Distance Education
B.A. Philosophy Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Political Science Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Pre-Health Sciences and B.S. Pre-Health Sciences Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Pre-Law Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Psychology Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Social Science Secondary Teaching Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Social Welfare Bachelors 2014 On-Site
B.A. Social Work Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Sociology Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Software Engineering Bachelors 2017 On-Site
B.A. Spanish Language Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.A. Theater Bachelors 2017 On-Site
B.S. Accounting Bachelors 2015 On-Site
B.S. Applied Mathematics Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.S. Biology and B.A. Biology Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.S. Chemistry and B.A. Chemistry Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.S. Computer Information Systems Bachelors 2017 Distance Education
B.S. Computer Information Systems Bachelors 2017 On-Site
B.S. Environmental Science Bachelors 1985 On-Site
B.S. Finance Bachelors 2015 On-Site
B.S. Marketing Bachelors 2015 On-Site
B.S. Nursing Bachelors 2009 On-Site
B.S. Pharmaceutical Studies Bachelors 2016 On-Site
B.S. Software Engineering Bachelors 2016 On-Site
Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst Non-degree 2009 On-Site
Board Certified Behavior Analyst Non-degree 2006 On-Site
Christian Studies Non-degree 2009 On-Site
Church Conflict and Peacemaking Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Congregational Care Non-degree 2009 On-Site
Evangelism and Church Planting Non-degree 2009 On-Site
Health Care Administration Bachelors 2017 Distance Education
Integration Non-degree 2009 On-Site
M.A. Administrative Services Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. Athletic Training Masters 2010 Distance Education
M.A. Christian Ministry Masters 2010 On-Site
M.A. Community Leadership and Transformation Masters 2016 On-Site
M.A. Curriculum and Teaching Masters 1985 On-Site
M.A. Curriculum and Teaching Masters 2007 Distance Education
M.A. Educational Technology Masters 2011 Distance Education
M.A. in Leadership & Organizational Studies Masters 2017 Distance Education
M.A. Individualized Studies Masters 1993 On-Site
M.A. Intercultural Studies Masters 2016 On-Site
M.A. Kinesiology Masters 2008 Distance Education
M.A. Leadership and Organizational Studies Masters 2001 On-Site
M.A. Marriage and Family Therapy Masters 2010 On-Site
M.A. Mathematics Education Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. Ministry, Leadership and Culture Masters 2016 Distance Education
M.A. New Testament Masters 2010 On-Site
M.A. Old Testament Masters 2010 On-Site
M.A. Peacemaking and Conflict Studies Masters 1985 On-Site
M.A. Reading and Language Arts Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. School Counseling Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. School Counseling and School Psychology Masters 2008 On-Site
M.A. School Library and Information Technology Masters 2007 Distance Education
M.A. School Psychology Masters 1985 On-Site
M.A. Special Education Masters 2017 Distance Education
M.A. Special Education Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. Sports Administration Masters 2015 Distance Education
M.A. STEM Education Masters 2014 On-Site
M.A. Teaching Masters 2013 On-Site
M.A. Theology Masters 2010 On-Site
M.A. Urban Missions Masters 2010 On-Site
M.B.A. Business Administration Masters 2009 On-Site
M.S. Nursing Masters 2013 On-Site
Master of Divinity Masters 2010 On-Site
Mediation Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Mennonite Brethren Studies Non-degree 2012 Distance Education
Peacemaking and Conflict Studies Personalized Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Personalized Bachelors 2001 On-Site
Pupil Personnel Services School Counseling Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Pupil Personnel Services School Psychology Non-degree 2001 Distance Education
Reading Non-degree 2018 On-Site
Restorative Justice Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Teacher Librarian Services Non-degree 2001 Distance Education
TESOL Non-degree 1985 On-Site
Workplace Conflict Management and Peacemaking Non-degree 2001 On-Site
Season Year Review Type
Fall 2018 Special Visit
Fall 2021 Offsite Review
Spring 2022 Accreditation Visit

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